International Conference Portuguese Orientalism(s) – CFP

Dates: Novembro 22 – 24, 2018
Deadline for submission of proposals: May 1, 2018
Venue: University of Lisbon School of Arts and Humanities

Versão portuguesa

The International Conference Portuguese Orientalism(s) welcomes works that examine the impact of the scientific trajectories and institutional affiliations of a Portuguese orientalist intelligentsia on their discursive constructions of the so-called Orient. How this field of scientific and intellectual production (the so-called scholarly literature) intersected with the field of cultural production is also an issue this conference intends to address by giving visibility to the agents operating in each field and the networks they established or were engaged in.

Organizing committee

Marta Pacheco Pinto
Alexandra Nepomuceno
Catarina Nunes de Almeida
Catarina Severino

Activity organized in the scope of the funded project TECOP. TEXTS AND CONTEXTS OF PORTUGUESE ORIENTALISM – THE INTERNATIONAL CONGRESSES OF ORIENTALISTS (1873-1973) (PTDC/CPC-CMP/0398/2014)

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