Márcia Diana Fernandes Lemos

Márcia Lemos is a collaborating member of CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation, and Anglo-Portuguese Studies), based at the Faculty of Letters of the University of Porto. She holds a BA in Modern Languages and Literatures and a MA in Anglo-American Studies with a dissertation on Finnegans Wake. In 2014, she finished her PhD project, a comparative study of James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake and Samuel Beckett’s Murphy, on a state-funded merit scholarship granted by the Foundation for Science and Technology. She has presented papers in several national and international conferences and she has published in different magazines and scholarly journals (Papers On Joyce, Cadernos de Literatura Comparada, E-topia, E-fabulations, Via Panorâmica, Revista Atlântida) and in international collective volumes: Weaving New Perspectives Together: Some Reflections on Literary Studies (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012) and Relational Designs in Literature and the Arts: Page and Stage, Canvas and Screen (Rodopi, 2012). She has been book reviewer for Utopian Studies and she has organised four issues of the on-line journal E-topia (9, 11, 12, 13) and two issues of Via Panorâmica: Revista Electrónica de Estudos Anglo-Americanos / An Anglo-American Studies Journal, 3rd series (No. 3 and Special Issue, 2014). She is primarily interested in English Literature and Utopian Studies.