Spring Seminar 2020, “Revolution & Cinema”


The Spring Seminar 2020 on “Revolution & Cinema” will take place in 7 and 8 May at the Catholic University of Portugal, Porto. Papers may discuss the following topics:

- postcolonial legacy in film and visual arts;
- decolonization movements and their relationship with cinema and the visual arts;
- the third cinema;
- decolonization of film and art histories;
- collective forms of film and artistic production;
- the role of political cinema;
- activist art or the relationship of art to politics;
- other ways of thinking about cinema as a revolutionary artistic form.

I am a member of the Scientific Committee, along with other colleagues. CFP and more information here.

Relações entre a Literatura e o Cinema


A Guitarra de Coimbra


A Guitarra de Coimbra.

O Teatro Académico de Gil Vicente mostra hoje, Às 18h, o documentário A Guitarra de Coimbra (2017) de Soraia Simões. Estarei à conversa com ela no final da sessão.