José Carlos da Costa Ramos is a photographer. He graduated in Economy and holds a Master’s degree in Spatial Planning and Urbanism and a PhD in Human Geography.
He is a Professor of Creative Industries Management at ISCTE –IUL.
He was an evaluator for the European Commission in the domain of Linguistic Engineering, coordinator of several European projects in the area of ICT applied to culture, ICT advisor of the Ministry of Culture, and president of the Instituto de Cinema Audiovisual e Multimédia and the Tobis Portuguesa.
Main research areas:
Migrations, Citizenship and Technology
Capitalism, Culture and Post-colonialism
Cinema, Geography and Empires
- 2015 – Luz e Trevas no Coração de África – O Cinema Simulacro da Companhia de Diamantes de Angola in Intervalo: Entre Geografias. Braga: UMinho (in press).
- 2013 – Diamang – Cinema a Preto e Branco in Angola o Nascimento de uma Nacão. Lisbon: Guerra & Paz.
- 2012 – Uma Graciosa Lentidão um Princípio de Êxtase – O Real, o Virtual e o Espelho no Aleph de Jorge Luis Borges in Cibercultura e Ficção. Lisbon: Documenta.