Edilia Vidal arrived in Australia from Uruguay when she was twenty years old. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interpreting and Translation. She writes poetry and prose and is active in the Australian Spanish-speaking community as a translator and community writer. Her work has been published in bilingual anthologies and in the Spanish language press in Australia. Her translation into Spanish of Helena Cornelius and Shoshana Faire's Everyone can win : how to resolve conflict was published in Spain.