Literature and Contemporary Issues

5 ECTS / Semestral / Português
  • Understand specificities of contemporary culture;
  • Relate cultural contexts with different literary achievements;
  • Highlight the plurality of aesthetic, poetic and fictional experiences;
  • Characterize individual poetic arts;
  • Recognize moments of continuity and rupture;
  • Comment key themes present in selected texts;

Read selected texts of contemporary literature authors of Portuguese expression in order to identify in them the notion of contemporaneity and problematize the binomial rupture-continuity.


Professor Associado
João Amadeu Oliveira Carvalho da Silva, professor associado na Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP). Doutorado em Humanidades, na área da literatura…