Ignacio López Alemany is associate professor of Spanish at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and editor of the academic journal Calíope: Journal of the Society for Renaissance and Baroque Hispanic Poetry. He has edited the libretti of two early eighteenth-century operas by José de Cañizares and composer Giacomo Facco, Las amazonas de España [The Amazons from Spain] and La hazaña mayor de Alcides [The Greatest Deed of Alcides]. He is the author of the monograph Ilusión áulica e imaginación caballeresca en El cortesano de Luis Milán [Aulic Illusion and Chivalric Imagination in Luis Milán’s The Courtier] and co-author of El teatro palaciego en Madrid: 1707–1724. Estudio y documentos [Royal Theater in Madrid: 1707-1724. Study and Documents]. Ignacio has published multiple academic articles on Don Quixote and other works by Miguel de Cervantes and has been elected twice to the board of the Cervantes Society of America.