Nuno Brito

Lecturer - Center for Portuguese Studies

Bio

Nuno Brito holds a bachelor’s degree in History at Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto and  Ph.D. in Lusophone Literature from the University of California Santa Barbara. 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.