Victor K. Mendes's UMass Home Page
Fields of interest: Literature in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies & Theory.
Project Hospitality for the MLA Convention, Philadelphia, December 2006. More.
Project Lying in Portuguese for the MLA Convention, Washington DC, December 2005. More.
- Fictions of Relationship. Consult www.umassd.edu/portgrad (Spring 2005).
- Crisis in Representation, Plagiarism, and Aristotelian Rhetoric (Fall 2006).
- Moral Software in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies and Theory.
- The Possibility of a Critique of Interpretation: Dreams, Texts, and Photographs.
- Responses to the Bible.
- Critical Approaches to a Theory of Reading.
- Ideas of Europe and the Iberian Post-Colonial Worlds.
Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, www.umassd.edu/portgrad
Editor & Distributor: Peer-reviewed academic journal Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies and the Adamastor Book Series. Visit www.plcs.umassd.edu.
Author: Almeida Garrett. Crise na Representação nas Viagens na Minha Terra. Lisbon: Cosmos, 1999. Articles in Portuguese- and English-language academic journals and edited volumes. Book in preparation: The Entrapped Reader: Sterne, Garrett, and Machado de Assis.
2004: Senior Research Fellow, King's College, London.
1998: Ph.D. in Critical Theory, University of Lisbon. Dissertation: Crisis in Representation. Reading Topics of Travels in My Homeland.
1995: A Qualification Degree in Education (Portuguese Language and Literature), Open University, Lisbon.
1994: M.A. in Portuguese Literature, University of Lisbon. Dissertation: The Origin of Poetry in Jorge de Sena.
1992: A Qualification Degree in Education (Philosophy), Open University, Lisbon.
1986: B.A. in Philosophy, University of Lisbon.
______________Victor K. Mendes
Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, Dept. of Portuguese www.umassd.edu/portgrad
Editor & Distributor, Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies, http://www.plcs.umassd.edu/
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