Cristina M. Gámez-Fernández teaches at the University of Córdoba, Spain. She has spent research periods at Stanford University and Wheaton College in the US and Trinity College of Dublin in Ireland. Her research interests are mainly concerned with issues of identity and with the role of perception in poetry. She was Founder and Secretary-Treasurer of the Spanish Association for Interdisciplinary India Studies (AEEII) for the period 2007–2009.Antonia Navarro-Tejero, PhD, teaches English Literature at the University of Córdoba, Spain, and was a 2004–2005 Fulbright scholar at the University of California, Berkeley in the US. Her research interests include transnational gender studies, and postcolonial theory and criticism, with emphasis on India and its diaspora. She is Founder-President of the Spanish Association for Interdisciplinary India Studies (www.aeeii.org).