Final programme for the International Conference on Arts, Cultures and Media

On May 25th, the International Conference “Arts, Cultures and Media: Intercultural Communication and Technological Landscapes in the Portuguese-Speaking World” will be held. This scientific event, held within the research project “Memories, cultures and identities: the past and present of intercultural relations in Mozambique and Portugal” (Cultures Past & Present), takes place at the University of Aveiro and is associated with the 1st Congress of the National Network of Cultural Studies (RNEC), which takes place at that university on 26 and 27 May.

More than 30 papers make up the programme involving dozens of researchers from universities in Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique and China.

The closing ceremony will also be marked by the presentation of the book “Abrir os Gomos do Tempo: Conversas Sobre Cinema em Moçambique”, edited by the researchers of the project Cultures Past & Present, Ana Cristina Pereira and Rosa Cabecinhas (CECS, University of Minho, Portugal) and the screening of the film “O Ano da Morte de Ricardo Reis” (João Botelho, 2020), and an interview “De Saramago nos fazemos” with Viviane Saramago Matos, conducted by Luísa Antunes Paolinelli. The session will be held in the context of the centenary of the writer José Saramago and the initiative “100 hours with Saramago”. Event organized jointly with the Virtual Museum of Lusophony, University of Madeira, Mackenzie University of São Paulo and University of Minho.

Check out the full programme.