Cristina Almeida Ribeiro

Full Professor

Email: cristinaribeiro@letras.ulisboa.pt

foto_CristinaAlmeidaRibeiroBiographical note

Cristina Almeida Ribeiro, full professor at the University of Lisbon, is affiliated to the Department of Romance Literatures, where she teaches mainly French and Hispanic Literatures, and to the Centre for Comparative Studies, where she leads the project ECHO: Poetry and Poets of the Cancioneiro Geral, belongs to the research team of the project Comparative World Literature and is currently the coordinator of group MORPHE. Having written about Portuguese, French, Spanish and Spanish American authors, and occasionally about translation topics or cases, her main research interests lie, at present, in late medieval and early modern poetry and in the theories and practices of short fiction, subjects of most of her recent articles and contributions to national and international conferences. She has been a collaborator of the research group e-LITE – Ediciones y Estudios de Literatura Española (UVigo) since 2015, and, since 2016, a correspondent member of Real Academia Española.

Main areas of research

  • 15th-century songbooks;
  • World literature;
  • Iberian and French poetry (14th-17th centuries);
  • Theory and practice of short fiction;
  • Literary translation.

Selected publications

  • 2014. “Pervivencia y variación de un texto del Cancioneiro Geral: las coplas heráldicas de João Rodrigues de Sá en doce manuscritos de los siglos XVII y XVIII”, pp.173-193 in Josep Lluis Martos (ed.). La poesía en la imprenta antigua. Alicante: Universidad de Alicante.
  •  2014. “Entre sueños y tisanas: microrrelato y metaficción en Ana María Shua y Ana Hatherly”, pp.173-185 in Magdalena López et alii (org.). Literaturas e Culturas em Portugal e na América Hispânica: Novas Perspectivas em Diálogo. Vila Nova de Famalicão: Húmus.
  • 2012. “Le conte et le recueil: Maria Judite de Carvalho et le récit bref”, pp.171-184 in Maria Judite de Carvalho : une écriture en liberté surveillée. Organisation de Maria Graciete Besse, Adelaide Cristóvão et José Manuel da Costa Esteves. Paris: L’Harmattan.
  • 2012. (com Sara Rodrigues de Sousa) “Uma edição, dois estados e algumas questões por resolver: o ‘Inferno dos Namorados’ de Duarte de Brito no Cancioneiro Geral”. eHumanista, 22, pp.112-154. More info.
  • 2011. “Poética dos títulos em Ao Contrário das Ondas de Urbano Tavares Rodrigues”, pp.17-29 in Memória das Palavras: Urbano Tavares Rodrigues. [Santo Tirso]: Edições Cão Menor.

Some publications are available in the repository of the University of Lisbon.


ECHO – Poetry and Poets of Cancioneiro Geral / MORPHE

Comparative World Literature / MORPHE