Aline de Almeida

Graduate Student


Portuguese and Brazilian Literature


Aline holds a Bachelor's degree in Letters (major in Portuguese and Literature) from Veiga de Almeida University (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). She completed her M.A. in Letters and Linguistics (emphasis in Literary Studies) from State University of Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). Her master thesis, entitled "O imortal Rabelais: Alfredo Gallis e a literatura pornográfica no Brasil no final do século XIX" (2018) was awarded with an Honorable Mention from the "Dirce Côrtes Riedel" Award for Master’s and PhD Thesis (2019), granted by the Brazilian Association of Comparative Literature (ABRALIC). She is pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of California, Santa Barbara.