Literary Cultures

5 ECTS / Semestral / Português
  • Contribute to the definition of literature in different historical and cultural contexts;
  • Recognize variables present in the communication of the literary phenomenon;
  • Characterize literary genres and literary periods;
  • Analyze different modes of literary achievement;
  • Identify literary canon and poetic arts;
  • Understand the relevance of the author, the text and the reader at different moments in the history of literature
  • Analyze, based on selected literary texts, issues related to tradition, rewriting and intertextuality;
  • Understand relationships between contemporary Portuguese-speaking culture and literature;
  • Identify relationships between literary cultures and intermedia discourses.


Professor Auxiliar
Doutoramento em Humanidades (2001), na especialidade de Literatura Latina – área do Humanismo Renascentista em Portugal, com a tese «O Pe. Luís da Cruz, S. J…
Professor Associado
João Amadeu Oliveira Carvalho da Silva, professor associado na Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP). Doutorado em Humanidades, na área da literatura…