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Hi! My name is Ana and I'm enrolled in the MA in Anglo-American Studies at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto. At the moment, I'm preparing my final dissertation and working at CETAPS Porto under a traineeship awarded by ALB (Associação Luso-Britânica). 

Some of my fields of interest are: 20th Century Literature and Art, Utopian Studies, Cultural Studies, and Interart Studies.

 

Hi! My name is Ana Isabel, I’m 23 years old and I’m from Porto. I hold a BA in Portuguese and English/American Languages, Literatures and Cultures and I am currently finishing my MA Degree in English and American Literature and Culture. My MA Dissertation is on Paramount Male Characters in James Joyce’s “The Dead” and Cormac McCarthy’s “Blood Meridian”.

I am currently working at CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies) under a traineeship endorsed by ALB (Associação Luso-Britânica). During our year as JRAAS Trainees, we are expected to contribute to research and outreach activities promoted by CETAPS, as well as by the Anglo-American Studies Department at FLUP.

My main areas of interest are: English and American 20th Century Literature, Southern Studies, Narratology, Characters, Irish Studies, Dystopian Studies, Intermedial Studies.

Hello! My name is Jaime M. M. Soares. I am 29 years old and I live in Lousado, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal. I hold a BA in Languages, Literatures and Cultures (Portuguese/English) and I am currently finishing my MA Degree in Anglo-American Studies (Literatures/Cultures). My MA Dissertation in on Mystery and Systems, in Don DeLillo’s “The Names”. In addition, I am working at CETAPS as a Junior Researcher, after being awarded a trainee scholarship by ALB (Associação Luso-Britânica). Fields of interest: Modernism, Postmodernism, Politics, Philosophy, Religion, Cinema and Informatics. 

 

Hello! My name is José Pedro Pereira, I am 22 years old and I live in Porto, Portugal. I hold a BA in Languages, Literatures and Cultures (Portuguese and English). I am currently enrolling the MA in Anglo-American Studies at FLUP and am working at CETAPS as a Junior Researcher, after being awarded a trainee scholarship by ALB (Associação Luso-Britânica). Fields of interest: Modernism; Postmodernism; Philosophy; Literary Theory; Videogames; Cinema.

 

My name is Márcio Santos. I am a twenty-one-year-old student currently enrolled in the MA in Anglo-American Studies at FLUP, where I had previously completed my BA in Languages, Literatures and Cultures. Moreover, I am working at CETAPS, owing to a grant that ALB awarded me. I am fascinated with literature in general and its formal aspects in particular. In addition to literature, my main fields of interest are cinema and history.

Hello, everyone! My name is Susana Correia, I am 25 years old and I am from Porto. I hold a BA in Languages, Literatures and Cultures (English and Spanish), I am currently enrolled in the MA in Anglo-American Studies and I am preparing my Masters’ dissertation on Sylvia Plath. I was awarded a Grant by ALB (Associação Luso-Britânica) to work as a Junior Researcher in Anglo-American Studies at CETAPS. My main fields of interest are Women’s Studies, 20th century Anglo-American Literature and Culture, and Utopian Studies.