8. Other Academic Activities


2017. Chair of the panel “Disseminação” [“Dissemination”]. Variações sobre António: Um Colóquio em Torno de António Variações [Variations on António: A Colloquium Around António Variações]. University of Coimbra, 7 Dec.

2017. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #16” on Like Someone in Love (2012). University of Oxford, 14 Sept.

2016-. Member of the Editorial Board. Nós por cá todos bem.

2016. Chair of the first session of the afternoon at Room Jimmy Murakami. AVANCA | CINEMA 2016: International Conference on Cinema - Art, Technology, Communication. Avanca, 25 Jul.

2016. Chair of the panel “Fotografia, Cinema e o Dispositivo” [“Photography, Film and the Dispositif”]. VI AIM Annual Meeting. Catholic University of Portugal, Porto, 6 May.

2016. Co-supervisor of Intercultural Film Workshop. Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2015. Chair of the panel “Estudos Fílmicos 2” [“Film Studies 2”]. 9th SOPCOM Meeting. University of Coimbra, 14 Nov.

2015. Chair of the panel “Do Arquivo ao Cinema Documentário” [“From the Archive to Documentary Cinema”]. I Encounter of Visual Culture, “The Sharing of the Visible: Politics of the Look”. University of Coimbra, 11 Nov.

2015. Chair of the second session of the afternoon at Room Jimmy Murakami. AVANCA | CINEMA 2015: International Conference on Cinema - Art, Technology, Communication. Avanca, 24 Jul.

2015. Chair of the panel “Géneros Cinematográficos” [“Film Genres”]. V AIM Annual Meeting. Higher Institute for Labour and Business Sciences - University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), 22 May.

2014. Chair of Session II. “The Fusion of Arts in Cinema” Symposium. University of Coimbra, 21 Nov.

2014. Chair of the first session of the afternoon at Room Jimmy Murakami. AVANCA | CINEMA 2014: Conferência Internacional de Cinema - Arte, Tecnologia, Comunicação. Avanca, 25 Jul.

2014. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #14” on On Dangerous Ground (1951). University of Oxford, 24 May.

2014. Chair of the panel “Cinema e Filosofia (I)” [“Film and Philosophy (I)”]. IV AIM Annual Meeting. University of Beira Interior, 15 May.

2013. Chair of the panel “Cinema/Filosofia (II)” [“Film/Philosophy (II)”]. III AIM Annual Meeting. University of Coimbra, 10 May.

2013. Chair of the panel “O Corpo Filmado” [“The Filmed Body”]. III AIM Annual Meeting. University of Coimbra, 9 May.

2013-. Member of the Scientific Committee. SERIES: International Journal of TV Serial Narratives. Polytechnic University of Valencia and University of Bologna. http://series.unibo.it.

2013. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #11” on Mies vailla menneisyyttä (The Man Without a Past, 2002). University of Oxford, 15 Mar.

2013. Presenter of the research seminar on “The Cinematic”. Institute for Philosophy of Language - Nova University of Lisbon, 16 Jan.

2012. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #10” on Zangiku monogatari (The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum, 1939). University of Oxford, 5 Oct.

2012. Presenter of the research seminar on “What Is Cinema?” by Noël Carroll. Institute for Philosophy of Language - Nova University of Lisbon, 17 Jul.

2012. Chair of the panel “Spirituality in Film and Video Art”. Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory, NECS 2012 conference. NOVA and University of Coimbra, Lisbon, 23 Jun.

2012. Introduction to the keynote speaker Elizabeth Cowie. Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory, NECS 2012 conference. Nova University of Lisbon and University of Coimbra, Lisbon, 22 Jun.

2012. Chair of the panel “Political Views on Screen”. Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory, NECS 2012 conference. Nova University of Lisbon and University of Coimbra, Lisbon, 22 Jun.

2012. Chair of the panel “Classical and New Hollywood”. Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory, NECS 2012 conference. Nova University of Lisbon and University of Coimbra, Lisbon, 22 Jun.

2012. Chair of the panel “Teoria do Cinema (III)” [“Film Theory (III)”]. II AIM Annual Meeting. Catholic University of Portugal, Lisbon, 11 May.

2011-. Film consultant. Academic Theatre of Gil Vicente - University of Coimbra.

2011. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #8” on Ordet (1955). University of Oxford, 10 Feb.

2010. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #7” on Sanxia haoren (Still Life, 2006). University of Oxford, 5 Mar.

2010. Presenter of the research seminar on “The Virtual Life of Film”. Seminários em Volta de D. N. Rodowick. Institute for Philosophy of Language - Nova University of Lisbon, 27 Apr.

2009. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #6” on Trafic (1971). University of Oxford, 3 Dec.

2009. Participant in the research seminar “ The Magnifying Class #5” on Elephant (2003). University of Oxford, 18 Jun.

2009. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #4” on The Little Foxes (1941). University of Oxford, 12 Mar.

2008. Participant in the research seminar “The Magnifying Class #3” on Charulata (1964). University of Oxford, 5 Dec.

2002. Intern. Department of History and Phenomenology of Architecture. Faculty of Architecture - Technical University of Lisbon.

8.1. ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

2018-. Member of the Direction Board of the Association of Moving Image Researchers (AIM), President.

2017-. Coordinator of the Laboratory for Investigating and Practising Art (LIPA). Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2016-. Director of the MA in Art Studies. Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2016-18. Member of the Direction Board of AIM, Treasurer.

2014-16. Member of the Direction Board of AIM, Vogal.

2013-. Coordinator of the Mobility Programmes in Art Studies. Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2013-. Member of the Academic Council of the Centre of 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies (CEIS20). University of Coimbra.

2013-15. Member of the Academic Commission of the Department of History, Archeology and Arts. Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2012-. Manager of the Boiler House. Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2011-. Coordinator of Film and Image Studies, Art Studies Course. Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra.

2007-9. Part-time teachers’ representative, Film Studies Board. School of Drama, Film and Visual Arts - University of Kent.

8.2. FILM PROGRAMMING

2018-. Programming co-coordinator of Sessões do Carvão — O Cinema Falado [Coal Sessions — Talking Cinema], org. Art Studies Course, Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra, and Academic Theatre of Gil Vicente - University of Coimbra. Boiler House - University of Coimbra.
Sessions in 2018-19: “Lisboa, Crónica Anedótica (1930) / Tiago Baptista”, “Colo (2017) / Mariana Liz”, “Cabaret Maxime (2018) / Bruno de Almeida”, “Luz Obscura (2017) / Susana de Sousa Dias”.

2017. Co-programmer of the 2.º Programme on Colonialisms, “O Direito do Mais Forte à Liberdade” [“The Right of the Strongest to Freedom”], org. Centre for Social Studies (CES), Centre of 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies (CEIS20), Faculty of Economics and Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra. Boiler House - University of Coimbra, 23 Feb. to 25 May.

2016. Programmer of “O Cinema ao Espelho” [“Film in the Mirror”]. Esther de Carvalho Theatre, Montemor-o-Velho, 23 Jan., 27 Feb., and 25 Mar.

2014-15. Co-programmer with João Marujo and José Manuel Pureza of “Vivências Cristãs, Caminhos Cruzados” [“Christian Experiences, Crossed Paths”], org. TEAR - Weaving Spirituality with Art and Reflection and John XXIII Christian Host Community. Justice and Peace University Institute, Coimbra, 18 Dec. to 14 May.

2013-. Member of the work group for “CineAvante!”, Avante! Festival, org. Portuguese Communist Party (PCP). Quinta da Atalaia, Seixal.

2013. Programmer of “O Lugar das Coisas Antigas e Esquecidas” [“The Place of Ancient and Forgotten Things”], org. Fila K Film Society. Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Velha, Coimbra, 4 to 25 Jun.

2012-. Programming coordinator of Sessões do Carvão [Coal Sessions], org. Art Studies Course, Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra, with the support of the Academic Theatre of Gil Vicente - University of Coimbra. Boiler House - University of Coimbr.
Programmes in 2017-18: “Jack Clayton: Um Realismo Assombrado” [“Jack Clayton: A Haunted Realism”], “As Mulheres pelo Mundo” [“Women throughout the World”] (programmed by Caroline Turner, University of Glasgow), “Taborda no Cinema” [“Taborda in Cinema”] (in collaboration with Bonifrates Cooperative), “O.J.: Made in America”, “A Guerra e a paz no Cinema Libanês” [“War and Peace in Lebanese Cinema”], “Incómodos” [“Uncomfortable”] (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies).
Programmes in 2016-17: “O Cinema Olha a Música” [“Film Looks at Music”], “Abundância e Violência: A América Contemporânea Vista por Wim Wenders” [“Abundance and Violence: Contemporary American Seen by Wim Wenders”], “Jan Troell: A Memória das Vidas” [“Jan Troell: The Memory of Lives”], “Filmes de Culto: Cultura Sem Massas” [“Cult Films: Culture Without Masses”] (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies).
Programmes in 2015-16: “Harmony Korine: América Delirante” [“Harmony Korine: Delirious America”], “Cinema da Palestina: Terra e Liberdade” [“Cinema from Palestine: Land and Freedom”], “Curtas de Luis Buñuel” [“Luis Buñuel’s Shorts”], “Dois Lugares, Dois Olhares” [“Two Places, Two Gazes”] (in partial collaboration with Apordoc), “Jean Eustache: Existência Brumosa” [“Jean Eustache: Misty Existence”], “Charles Burnett: O Liame do Solo” [“Charles Burnett: The Bond to the Soil”] (in collaboration with the Section of Anglo-American Studies of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra), “Terra Quente: Retrospectiva do Cinema Africano” [“Hot Land: Retrospective of African Cinema”], “Kaiju: Cinema, Guerras e o Imaginário Japonês” [“Kaiju: Film, Wars and the Japanese World of Imagination”] (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies).
Programmes in 2014-15: “Mundo Sur/real” [“Sur/real World”], “Larisa Shepitko: Comoções do Humano” [“Larisa Shepitko: Emotions of the Human”] (in collaboration with the Russian Studies Centre of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra), “Terror Contemporâneo” [“Contemporary Horror”], “(Re)Acção: Química e Cinema” [“(Re)Action: Chemistry and Film”] (in collaboration with the Department of Chemistry of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology - University of Coimbra), “Juan Pablo Rebella: Melancólicas Comédias” [“Juan Pablo Rebella: Melancholic Comedies”], “Antes e Depois de Abril” [“Before and After April”], “Película: Latin’ América” (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies).
Programmes in 2013-14: “Charles Laughton nos Dois Lados da Câmara” [“Charles Laughton on the Two Sides of the Camera”], “Ousmane Sembène: Cineasta Africano, Artista Político” [“Ousmane Sembène: African Filmmaker, Political Artist”], “Bill Douglas: Imagens Palpitantes” [“Bill Douglas: Palpitating Images”], “Comunidade e Consciência Ecológica” [“Community and Ecological Consciousness”] (in collaboration with Coimbra in Transition), “F. W. Murnau: O Real Fantástico” [“F. W. Murnau: The Fantastic Real”], “John Cassavetes: Expressões do Quotidiano” [“John Cassavetes: Expressions of the Everyday”], “Cinema e Espiritualidade” [“Film and Spirituality”] (in collaboration with Justice and Peace University Institute), “Peter Watkins: O Factual Dramático” [“Peter Watkins: The Dramatic Factual”], “Filmes Revolucionários de Abril” [“April Revolutionary Films”] (in collaboration with A Escola da Noite, Fila K Film Society, and Prisma), “Caixa Negra” [“Black Box”] (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies).
Programmes in 2012-13: “Tresloucadas Comédias Clássicas” [“Classical Screwball Comedies”], “Julián Hernández: Paisagens da Intimidade” [“Julián Hernández: Landscapes of Intimacy”] (in collaboration with Queer Lisboa), “Portugal, Entre o Documento e a Ficção” [“Portugal, Between Document and Fiction”], “Shakespeare no Cinema” [“Shakespeare in Film”] (in collaboration with TAGV’s Centre of Contemporary Dramaturgy), “Zhang-ke Jia: Retratos da China Moderna” [“Zhang-ke Jia: Portraits of Modern China”], “Homenagem aos Cineclubes” [“Homage to Film Societies”] (in collaboration with Fila K Film Society), “Cryptomeria Japonica” (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies), “Jean Vigo: Intrépida Poesia” [“Jean Vigo: Intrepid Poetry”], “Patricio Guzmán: A Textura da Memória” [“Patricio Guzmán: The Texture of Memory”], “Conquistas da Liberdade” [“Conquests of Freedom”], “Pier Paolo Pasolini: A Heresia do Cinema” [“Pier Paolo Pasolini: The Heresy of Film”].
Programmes in 2012: “Fritz Lang: Medo, Poder, e Justiça” [“Fritz Lang: Fear, Power, and Justice”], “Adaptações de João Botelho” [“João Botelho’s Adaptations”], “Reflexões Socialistas” [“Socialist Reflections”], “Não Esperes! Aprende, Faz, Realiza(-te)!” [“Don’t Wait! Learn, Do, Fulfill (Yourself)”] (programmed by students of the BA [Hons] in Art Studies), “Documentários: Registos Meditativos” [“Documentaries: Meditative Records”], “Descobrir o Irão” [“Discovering Iran”].

2012. Programmer of Francesco, giullare di Dio (The Flowers of St. Francis, 1950). “As Minhas Escolhas” film programme, org. Fila K Film Society. Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Velha, Coimbra, 17 Jan.

2011. Programmer of “O Cinema Vai ao Teatro” [“Film Goes to the Theatre”]. Academic Theatre of Gil Vicente - University of Coimbra, 26 to 29 Sept.

8.3. ORGANISATION OF ACADEMIC MEETINGS

2019. Member of the Academic Committee of XII Jornadas de Cinema em Português [XII Meeting on Portuguese Cinema]. University of Beira Interior, 7 to 9 May.

2018. Member of the Academic Committee of XI Jornadas de Cinema em Português [XI Meeting on Portuguese Cinema]. University of Beira Interior, 7 to 9 May.

2018. Co-organiser with Michelle Sales of Simpósio “Imagens Pós-Coloniais, Anti-Coloniais e Decoloniais” [Symposium “Postcolonial, Anti-Colonial and Decolonial Images”] integrated into XIII Colóquio Internacional: Tradição e Modernidade no Mundo Ibero-Americano [XIII International Colloquium: Tradition and Modernity in the Ibero-American World], org. 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies (CEIS20). House of Writing, Coimbra, 14 Nov.

2018. Member of the Academic Committee of III International Congress “Marx in May”: “In the Bicentenary of Karl Marx’s Birth”, org. Group of Marxist Studies (GEM). University of Lisbon, 3 to 5 May.

2018. Member of the Academic Committee of the 5th Symposium “Fusions in Cinema”, org. Caminhos Film Festival. São João da Madeira, 23 and 24 Nov.

2017. Member of the Academic Committee of Variações sobre António: Um Colóquio em Torno de António Variações [Variations on António: A Colloquium Around António Variações], org. PhD Programme in Materialities of Literature and Art Studies Course of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra. University of Coimbra, 7 and 8 Dec.

2017. Member of the Academic Committee and the Organising Committee of Movement as Immobility: A Conference on Film and Christianity, org. Centre for Comparatist Studies (CEC), Research Centre for Communication and Culture (CECC), Research Center for Theology and Religion Studies (CITER), and Nova Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA). University of Lisbon, 24 and 25 Nov.

2017. Co-organiser with Flávio Kactuz of Correspondências: O Cinema entre o Brasil e Portugal [Correspondences: Film Between Brazil and Portugal], org. Art Studies Course of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities - University of Coimbra and Film Course of the Department of Social Communication - Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro. University of Coimbra, 12 Jul.

2017. Member of the Academic Committee of X Jornadas de Cinema em Português [X Meeting on Portuguese Cinema]. University of Beira Interior, 15 to 17 May.

2017. Member of the Academic Committee of the 4th Symposium “The Fusion of Arts in Cinema”, org. Caminhos Film Festival. São João da Madeira, 17 and 18 Nov.

2017. Member of the Organising Committee of VII AIM Annual Meeting, org. Association of Moving Image Researchers (AIM) and Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS). University of Minho, Braga, 10 to 13 May.

2016. Member of the Academic Committee of the 3rd Symposium “The Fusion of Arts in Cinema”, org. Caminhos Film Festival. Open University, Coimbra, 24 to 26 Nov.

2016. Member of the Academic Committee and the Organising Committee of VI AIM Annual Meeting, org. AIM and Research Center for Science and Technology of the Arts (CITAR). Catholic University of Portugal, Porto, 4 to 7 May.

2015. Member of the Academic Committee of the 2nd Symposium “The Fusion of Arts in Cinema”, org. Caminhos Film Festival. Open University, Coimbra, 3 to 5 December.

2015. Member of the Academic Committee and the Organising Committee of V AIM Annual Meeting, org. AIM and Centre for Research in Anthropology (CRIA). Higher Institute for Labour and Business Sciences - University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), 21 to 23 May.

2014. Member of the Academic Committee and the Organising Committee of IV AIM Annual Meeting, org. AIM and Labcom.IFP - Communication, Philosophy, Humanities. University of Beira Interior, 15 to 17 May.

2013. Member of the Organising Committee of III AIM Annual Meeting, org. AIM and 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies (CEIS20). University of Coimbra, 9 to 11 May.

2013. Member of the Academic Committee and the Organising Committee of Narrativas da Paisagem: O Olhar da Geografia, do Cinema e da Literatura [Narratives of the Landscape: The Perspective of Geography, Film and Literature], org. Centre of Studies on Geography and Spatial Planning (CEGOT), CEIS20, and Centre for Portuguese Literature (CLP). University of Coimbra, 20 to 21 Feb.

2012. Co-organiser with Paulo Granja and Susana Viegas of Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory, NECS 2012 conference. Nova University of Lisbon and University of Coimbra, Lisbon, 21 to 23 Jun.

2010. Organiser of Seminários em Volta de D. N. Rodowick [Seminaries Around D. N. Rodowick]. Institute for Philosophy of Language - Nova University of Lisbon, Mar. to May.

2002. Collaboration in the organisation of Nas Margens da Arquitectura [In the Margins of Architecture]. Faculty of Architecture - Technical University of Lisbon, 8 May.

2002. Organiser and presenter of Os Sentidos da Cidade [The Senses of the City]. Faculty of Architecture - Technical University of Lisbon and Fnac Colombo, 17 Apr. to 26 Jun.

8.4. PEER REVIEW

Aniki: Portuguese Journal of the Moving Image. Association of Moving Image Researchers (AIM).

Cinema: Journal of Philosophy and the Moving Image. Nova Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA).

CITARJ: Journal of Science and Technology of the Arts. Research Center for Science and Technology of the Arts (CITAR) - Catholic University of Portugal (UCP), Porto.

Comunicação e Sociedade. Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS), Minho University.

Critical Studies in Television.

Coimbra University Press.

Estrema: Revista Interdisciplinar de Humanidades. Centre for Comparative Studies (CEC) - School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon (FLUL).

MATLIT: Revista do Programa de Doutoramento em Materialidades da Literatura. Coimbra University Press.

Mediapolis: Revista de Comunicação, Jornalismo e Espaço Público. Coimbra University Press.

Revista de História das Ideias. Coimbra University Press.

Revista Portuguesa de História. Coimbra University Press.

Revista Tempo. Department of History - Fluminense Federal University.

SERIES: International Journal of TV Serial Narratives. Polytechnic University of Valencia and University of Bologna.