Nuno Brito

Graduate Student

Office Location

Phelps 3210


Brazilian and Portuguese Literature


Nuno Brito holds a bachelor’s degree in History at Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto and  Master’s degree in Portuguese at University of California Santa Barbara. He was a Ph.D student in Literary, Cultural and Inter-artistic studies in the same instituton. He was a professor of Portuguese Literature at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. He is presently working as a Teaching Assistant in the University of California, Santa Barbara, and as Ph.D student in the Spanish and Portuguese Department of the same institution, with the specialization in Brazilian and Portuguese Literatures. His last studies has been focused on Carlos Drummond de Andrade’s and Emily Dickinson’s poetics, he has been developing studies on the subject of the eroticism on the portuguese poetry of the XXth and XXIst centuries. He published four books of poetry and short stories.