The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture and the Department of Portuguese present
"A poesia está morta e juro que fui eu" by Patrícia Lino (UCLA/Yale)
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 | 6pm
Liberal Arts 104
A performative reading and screening, in Portuguese, of various published and unreleased poems, visual poems, videopoems, three-dimensional poems and poems in comics made between 2020 and 2023.
This event is free and open to the public. Please use parking lot 1.
Patrícia Lino (1990) is a poet, an essayist, and an Assistant Professor at UCLA, where she teaches Afro-Luso-Brazilian literatures and visual arts.
Lino is the author of Reciclagem do Poder (2022), Aula de Música (2022), O Kit de Sobrevivência do Descobridor Português no Mundo Anticolonial (2020), No es esto un libro (trad. Jerónimo Pizarro, 2020), and Manoel de Barros e a Poesia Cínica (2019). She recently directed DAEDALUS 22/1 (Brazil, 2021), Anticorpo. A Parody of the Laughable Empire (US/Portugal, 2019) and Vibrant Hands (US/Portugal, 2019). She is also the author of the mixed poetry album I Who Cannot Sing (2020) and has translated writers such as Gertrude Stein (A Barriga no Ar, 2023).
Her current research focuses on contemporary poetry, visual and audiovisual culture, parody and anticolonialism, and Afro-Luso Brazilian film.
She works as a researcher member at the UCLA Latin American Institute, a collaborator at Instituto de Literatura Comparada Margarida Losa, and is the co-coordinator of A Colecção, an editorial collection of Portuguese contemporary poetry published in Brazil by Edições Macondo.
Lino was also one of the invited authors of the 20th edition of FLIP – Festa Literária Internacional de Paraty (2023) and is currently teaching at Yale University as a Visiting Professor (Spring 23). www.patricialino.com
For more information, please contact: Anna M. Klobucka | email@example.com
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