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Dr Gustavo Infante

Dr Gustavo Infante

Dr Gustavo Infante

Language Teaching Fellow (Portuguese)

Area of research

20th-century - Lusophone world and other worlds: contrasts and dialogues

Office Room M-3, 15 WR
15 Woodland Road,
Clifton, Bristol BS8 1TE
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 7264

Research summary

Teaching:
Language Teaching Fellow and Portuguese Language and Culture Tutor (Instituto Camões, Portugal)

Y1 Portuguese: Integrated Skills
Y2 Portuguese: Integrated Skills, Translation into Portuguese, Oral/Aural
Y4 Portuguese: Integrated Skills
HISP30070: Dictatorships, prisons, and writings in the Portuguese and Spanish-speaking worlds (unit convenor)

Research:
Comparative Literature: Chinese and Portuguese 20th-century fiction
Prison writing and writing under dictatorships in Lusophone countries

After having spent four years in Beijing, a city that never sleeps, I moved to Bristol to do my PhD and, so far, I have been loving it. My past and current research inlcude:

1) 20th century Chinese and Portuguese ...

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Biography

PhD in Hispanic Studies / Comparative Literature (University of Bristol, March/2014): a comparative analysis of the short stories of Portuguese writer Miguel Torga and Chinese writer Han Shaogong

BA in Classical Philology (Lisbon, 2000)

Alliance Française, Diplôme de Langue (1997)

Portuguese Language tutor at University of Bristol (2007-present)

Portuguese Language and Culture "leitor" at the Beijing Foreign Studies University and Portuguese Cultural Section of the Portuguese Embassy in Beijing, P.R. of China (2003-2007)

 

PUBLICATIONS:

'Portuguese Asia: literary testimonies, the scattered pieces of an empire after its decline and end', in New Approaches to Lusophone Culture, ed. by Natalia ...

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Recent publications

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