|Pedro Cipriano, born in 1986, is the founder of Editorial Divergência, the leading publisher of Portuguese speculative fiction. His short fiction has been published in several anthologies. In 2018, Pedro created the SF&F literary award António de Macedo, granted to one unpublished manuscript each year. In 2017, his debut novel As Nuvens de Hamburgo (The Clouds of Hamburg), won the Choice of the Year award at Fórum Fantástico, the annual Portuguese SF&F convention. He has also contributed to many other projects, events and literary contests.