Hristo Boev, born in Plovdiv in 1973, studied English philology in his home town. In 2013, he received his PhD from Ovidius University in Constanta. He works as a freelance researcher, guest lecturer in English literature, language teacher and translator. He is particularly interested in literary urbanism, spatial theory, geocriticism, comparative literature and translation studies. His translations include works by Mihail Sebastian, Gib Mihăescu, Liviu Rebreanu, Garabet Ibrăileanu, Ioana Pârvulescu, Ruxandra Cesereanu and Florin Irimia.