Ernesto is an educator, poet, and musician born in Granada who has lived in New York since 2000. He obtained his Ph. D. at Columbia University and between 2007 and 2011 he was Assistant Professor of Hispanic Poetry at Yale University’s. As a musician, his work concentrates on the voice’s exploration of sound, rhythm and word. Along this line, he has created a wide array of pieces, which have been presented in his poetic performances at international festivals in Argentina, Uruguay, Austria, Germany, Russia, Finland, Latvia and the U.S. Since the spring of 2012, he has turned to Berlin as a second base for his artistic and academic endeavors.