Rae Bathgate is a journalist and writer from the United States, based between Dublin, Ireland and Barcelona, Spain. She grew up in Florence, Italy, and has lived in the United States, France, and Spain since then. A Blanquerna University alumna with an MA in Advanced Reporting, she is passionate about women’s rights, international relations, grassroots movements, historical memory, and social policies on a local level. She currently works as a freelancer, following a position as anchor, reporter, and video editor for Catalan News. She has bylines with media including The Independent and Open Democracy. She speaks English, Italian, Spanish, French, and Catalan fluently, and is currently tackling Portuguese.

Email: raebathgate@gmail.com

Skype: rae.bathgate

Twitter: @raebathgate

Telephone: +34 675 961 071