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Patricio Ferrari

Postdoctoral researcher


Biographical Note:

Patricio Ferrari (PhD in Linguistics, University of Lisbon, 2012) is a Post-doctoral Fellow Researcher at the University of Lisbon, Brown University and Stockholm University. He is co-author of Eu sou uma Antologia: heterónimos e outras figuras literárias (2013) and A Biblioteca de Fernando Pessoa (2010). In the Ática Series of Pessoa’s Works he is co-editor of Argumentos para Filmes (2011) andProvérbios Portugueses (2010). He has published articles with particular interest in metrics and marginalia (Bulletin of Spanish Studies, Luso-Brazilian Review and Pessoa Plural, among others). His current research lies mainly in the area of poetry as well as textual/genetic criticism. In 2010 he was awarded the Lisbon Township Merit Award for his joint responsibility of the digitization of Fernando Pessoa’s private library.

Selected publications:

  • 2013. (com Jerónimo Pizarro). Eu sou uma Antologia: 136 autores fictícios. Lisboa: Tinta-da-China.
  • 2012. “Meter and Rhythm in the Poetry of Fernando Pessoa.”. Tese de Doutoramento apresentada no Departamento de Lingística, University of Lisbon. [Documento policopiado].
  • 2012. “Genetic Criticism and the Relevance of Metrics in Editing Pessoa’s Poetry”, Pessoa Plural. Onésimo Almeida, Paulo de Medeiros e Jerónimo Pizarro (eds.). nº 2. 1-57.
  • 2011. “On the Margins of Fernando Pessoa’s Private Library: A Reassessment of the Role of Marginalia in the Creation and Development of the Pre-heteronyms and in Caeiro’s Literary Production.” in Luso-Brazilian Review. Vol. 48. University of Wisconsin-Madison. Outubro, nº 2. 23-71.


  • 2010. (com Jerónimo Pizarro e António Cardiello). A Biblioteca Particular de Fernando Pessoa. Acervo da Casa Fernando Pessoa. Edição bilingue. 3 volumes. Lisboa: D. Quixote. Vol. I.

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

Curriculum Vitae
This work is financed by national funds through the FCT - Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P., within the scope of the project UIDB/00509/2020 and UIDP/00509/2020.