Prof Dora Maria Nunes GAGO

Prof Dora Maria Nunes GAGO

Associate Professor

Master Programme Coordinator, PhD Programme Coordinator, Deputy Head of Department of Portuguese

doragago@um.edu.mo
(853) 8822 8929
E21-3075
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Consultation Hours
Tuesday: 18h – 19h

Wednesday : 18 – 19h


Or by appointment via doragago@um.edu.mo

Education
  • Short-term Visiting Post-doc, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (10/2011)
  • Post-doc. on Literary Studies-(granted by the Foundation for Science and Technology, at the University of Aveiro) 
  • PhD on Romance Languages and Literatures – Comparative Literature, FCSH, Nova University of Lisbon (2007)
  • Master – Comparative Literary Studies – FCSH, Nova University Of Lisbon (2000)
  • Graduation on Portuguese and French Studies – University of Évora (1995)
Research Interests

 

  • Comparative Literature, imagology
  • Literary Studies
  • Portuguese Literature
  • Interartes Studies (Cinema, Peinture and Literature)

Research Projects

  • Narrating the exile in Portuguese (MYRG2017-00015-FAH).PI
  • Views of England in Portuguese Literature (MYRG2016-00004-FAH) PI
  • Representations of Brazil at the works of Vitorino Nemésio, Jorge de Sena, Ferreira de Castro and Miguel Torga (MYRG2014-00006-FAH) PI
  • Views of United States, China and Macau in  Portuguese Literature (SRG017-FSH12-13R-DG) PI.
Courses Regularly Taught
  • Teaching Area

  • Language, Literature and Portuguese Culture
  • Portuguese Language
  • Comparative Literature and Translation
  • Language and Culture of Lusophone Countries

Current Courses

  • Macau Literature in Portuguese (MA)
  • Modern Lusophone Literature (MA)
  • New Trends in Portuguese Literary and Intercultural Studies (PhD)

Previous Courses

  • Literature, Culture and Translation: language and ideology(TSRL746)
  • Introduction of the Study of the Portuguese Literature of the Portuguese Speaking World I e II (PTSB315)
  • Portuguese Language and Culture of Lusophone countries (PTSB310)
  • Translation and Comparative Literature (TRSL754)
  • Special Topic in Translation: Advanced Writing (TRSL749)
  • Advanced Portuguese for Language Professionals I and (PTLG702)
  • Advanced Comprehension and Production Skills I (PTSB412)
  • Writing
  • Portuguese Language and Culture
Professional Affiliations

       

   

  • AATSP (American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese)
  • APSA – American Portuguese Studies Association
  • SPA – Portuguese Society of Authors
  • AILA – International Association of Lusitanists
  • REELC – Réseau Européen d’Études Littéraires Comparées/European Network for Comparative Literary Studies
  • BRASA – Brazilian Studies Association
  • APLC-Portuguese Comparative Literature Association
Awards & Honors

2009      -2nd Prize Hernâni Cidade (Short Story), Portugal

2008      -Prize  «Manuel Laranjeira» (short Story)   (Espinho), 7th March  2008, Portugal

2006      -National  Prize of Short Story  Manuel da Fonseca, with the book A Sul da escrita, Santiago do Cacém, Portugal

2005      -“Honor Mention” in «National Prize  Essay  for Teachers about  “Miguel Torga». promoted by University of Coimbra and FENPROF.

Selected Publications

Selected Publications:

Books (selected): 

Gago, D. M. N. (2008). Imagens do estrangeiro no Diário de Miguel Torga, Lisboa, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian/ FCT, col. Textos universitários de Ciências Sociais e Humanas.

Creative Writing Books:

Gago, D. N.. (2015) A Matéria dos Sonhos (poetry), Coimbra: Ed. Temas Originais,

Gago, D.N. (2014). Travessias-Contos Migratórios (short stories), Viseu, Ed. Esgotadas.

Gago, D. N. (2007) A Sul da Escrita, Porto Ed. Campo das Letras (Short Story National Prize Manuel da Fonseca)

Main Articles in ( blind peer reviewed and indexed)  Academic Journals

1.Gago, D.N (2018). “Travessias identitárias: representações dos refugiados em Macau na obra de Rodrigo Leal de Carvalho” [Crossing identities: representations of refugees in Macau in Rodrigo Leal de Carvalho’s works], Alea, Estudos Neolatinos, 20 (3), pp. 277-298 (indexed by Scopus, Web of Science and Scielo)

2.Gago, D.N.(2018).”British landscapes in the works of Maria Ondina Braga and Jorge de Sena: issues of identity in crossing the borders.”, Moderna Sprak, 112 (1), pp. 141-152 (indexed by Scopus, Web of Science and others)

http://ojs.ub.gu.se/ojs/index.php/modernasprak/article/view/4339

3. Gago, D.N. (2018). “Os cheiros da memória: ecos duma estética proustiana na obra de Maria Ondina Braga” [the odours of memory: echoes of a Proustian aesthetics in Maria Ondina Braga´s works”], Romance Notes 58 (1), pp. 75-84. (indexed by Scopus,  web of Science and others).

4.Gago, D.N. (2018). “Identidades esculpidas na terra: O segundo dia de A Criação do Mundo de Miguel Torga e Menino de Engenho de Lins do Rego como Bildungsroman” [ Identites sculpted in the earth: the second day of world creation by Miguel Torga and Plantation Boy by Lins do Rego as Bildungsroman], Colóquio Letras, 197, pp. 104-115.(indexed by Scopus, Web of Science and others)

5.Gago, D.N.(2017). “Diálogos intertextuais entre Jorge de Sena e Carlos Drummond de Andrade[ Intertextual dialogues between Jorge de Sena and Carlos Drummond de Andrade”], Hispanófila 181, pp. 109-119. (indexed by Scopus and Web of Science among others)

6.Gago, D. N. (2017). “Profetas tallados por la palabra: el Aleijadinho entre los escritores de Brasil y Portugal” [Prophets sculpted in the word: “Aleijadinho” by Portuguese and Brazilian writers”], Guaraguao, Revista de Cultura Latinoamericana,  n. 55, pp.79-96.

7.Gago, D. N. (2016). “From the Corners of Exile: Images of the Brazilian City in the Works of Ferreira de Castro”, Portuguese Studies Review, vol. 24, pp. 121-135.

8.Gago, D. M. N. (2016). “Sob a lente da memória: retratos de família em Estátua de Sal de Maria Ondina Braga”, Alea, Estudos Neolatinos, Rio de Janeiro, vol. 18/3,pp. 528-543.(indexed by Scopus, Web of Science and others)

9.Gago, D N. (2016). “Ao espelho da memória: Macau, lugar mítico de (re)construção da identidade na obra de Maria Ondina Braga”. Acta Scientiarum, Language and Culture, v. 1 .pp.  1-9 (indexed by Scopus and Web of Science among others)

.http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=307444317002

10. Gago, D. N. (2015) “Ferreira de Castro e os Estados Unidos da América: cruzando a Big Apple”.  Moderna Sprak, 109 (1), pp. 51-61. (indexed by Scopus, Web of Science and others)

http://ojs.ub.gu.se/ojs/index.php/modernasprak/article/viewFile/3160/2666

11.Gago, D. N. (2013) “Entre pés de lótus e bambus, configurações da China nos contos de Maria Ondina Braga e Fernanda Dias”, Colóquio Letras nº 184, pp.35-44. (indexed by Scopus, Web of Science)

12.Gago, D. N. (2012).  “Escre(vi)ver a diáspora: retratos da emigração em Ferreira de Castro e José Rodrigues Miguéis”.  Interdisciplinary Journal of portuguese diaspora Studies, 1,  pp. 101-122.http://portuguese-diaspora-studies.com/index.php/ijpds/issue/current

13.Gago, D. N. (2012).   “Avivo no teu rosto, o rosto que me deste”: espelhos da identidade nacional no Diário de Miguel TorgaModerna Sprak, 106(1).  pp.65-84- (indexed by Web of Science and Scopus  and others).  http://ojs.ub.gu.se/ojs/index.php/modernasprak/article/view/1183

14.Gago, D. N. (2011).   “Sinais de Espanha na obra de Jorge de Sena”: Hispania, Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, Publisher: Jonh Hopkins University Press,  nº 94, 2, june 2011, pp.273-284.http://muse.jhu.edu/login?uri=/journals/hispania/v094/94.2.gago.html

  Academic book chapters (peer reviewed)

Gago, D. M.N. (2017). “Paisagens londrinas em Estátua de Sal de Maria Ondina Braga: esboços de uma identidade” in Maria Ondina Braga (Re)Leituras de uma Obra, Martins Cândido Oliveira and Mateus, Isabel Cristina (org), Braga: Museu Nogueira da Silva and University of Minho ed.,pp. 51-64.

Gago, D. N. (2016). ”Crossing Worlds: echoes of exile in the narratives of Maria Ondina Braga”, in Intersecting Diaspora Boundaries: Portuguese Contexts, Blayer, Irene Maria and Dulce Scott (org), Peter Lang Ed. 2016, pp. 263-284.

Gago, D. N. (2012) “Mapas poéticos de Espanha: ressonâncias da hispanofilia na obra de Jorge de Sena”, in Garcia, Maria de Jesus Fernández e Leal, Maria Luisa (Ed). Imagologias Ibericas: construyendo la imagen del otro peninsular.  Merida: Gobierno de Extremadura,  pp. 127-136.

Gago, D. N. (2012).“Exil et errance dans la poesie de Jorge de Sena: a la recherche du “Royaume de la Liberte”, In Corinne Alexandre-Garner et Isabelle Keller Privat (Eds). Migrations, exils, errances et ecritures. Paris: Presses Universitaires de Paris Ouest,  pp. 173-180.

 

 Editor /Academic indexed Journal:

Guest Editor: Interdisciplinary Journal of Portuguese Diaspora Studies (IJPDS); Special Issue 4.1.: “Words in Exile: Poetics of Female Voices of the Portuguese Speaking World”  (published on October 2015):