Emma Pauncefort completed her doctoral research in the French department at University College London. Her research examined the development of a sense of French identity through travel to England in the early modern period. Emma has broad secondary and tertiary teaching experience and a particular interest in introducing students to academic research and developing critical thinking and literary analysis.
Eleanor Upchurch graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge with a degree in Spanish and Portuguese. She specialises in 18th century Spanish art and 20th century Iberian and Latin American film and is interested in introducing students to a broad range of new cultural material. Having spent two years living in Madrid, during one of which she worked as a translator, she has a passion for Spanish language, translation and culture.