Béa Gonzalez was born in Spain and immigrated to Canada as a child. Following studies in Spain and Toronto, she pursued postgraduate studies in London, England, where she received an MA in Literary and Historical Studies from the University of London.
Gonzalez is the author of many articles, literary essays and reviews. She is also
a lecturer and educator and designs and leads tours to Spain and Latin America to study their poets and writers.
She is the author of two novels, The Bitter Taste of Time and The Mapmaker’s Opera. To date, her books have been published in seven countries.