SPO | "Alfabetizar os Clássicos e os Jurássicos Também”: A Performative Reading by Portuguese Poet and Performer Patrícia Lino

May 16, 2023, 3:00 pm4:30 pm
209 Scheide Caldwell



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Alfabetizar os clássicos e os jurássicos também: a performative reading by Patrícia Lino

May 16, 2023, 3:00 pm
209 Scheide Caldwell

Patrícia Lino is a poet, an essayist, and an Assistant Professor at UCLA, where she teaches Afro-Luso-Brazilian literatures and visual arts. Lino is the author of several books, including I Who Cannot Sing, O Kit de Sobrevivência do Descobridor Português no Mundo Anticolonial, No es esto un libro and has translated authors such as Nicanor Parra and Gertrude Stein. 

She is also the co-coordinator of A Colecção, an editorial collection of Portuguese contemporary poetry published in Brazil by Edições Macondo. Lino was one of the invited authors of the 20th edition of FLIP — Festa Literária Internacional de Paraty (2023) and is currently teaching at Yale University as a Visiting Professor.

Program in Latin American Studies