Name
João Fernando de Castro Gonçalves dos Santos
Affiliation

CETAPS

Seniority
Junior
Bionote

João Santos is a Phd student at the Faculty of Arts from the University of Porto, with a Master’s Degree in Anglo-American Studies and a Bachelor’s in Languages, Literatures and Cultures (English and German), both courses being from the same faculty. He is now doing the 3rd Cycle of Studies in Literary, Cultural and Interartistic Studies. His main research interests are 20th and 21st century English culture and literature, focusing on fantasy literature, more specifically, the Harry Potter Series. His Master’s dissertation is entitled “Os Talismãs da Vida: Magia, Religião e Ciência na Saga de Harry Potter” and he is currently working on his Phd dissertation in which he focuses on the Harry Potter series, this time mainly utilizing the studies of Franco Moretti, who wrote the theoretical book Graphs, Maps, Trees: Abstract Models for Literary History. The purpose with this dissertation will be to present a new perspective in Potter studies by creating a cartography of the Harry Potter universe.

Publications

1 Santos, João (2015), Os Talismãs da Vida: Magia, Religião e Ciência na Saga Harry Potter, Porto, Universidade do Porto




Iolanda Ramos
Joana Catarina de Sousa Caetano
João Fernando de Castro Gonçalves dos Santos
Jorge Bastos da Silva
Katarzyna Pisarska
Márcia Diana Fernandes Lemos
Maria Aline Salgueiro Seabra Ferreira
Maria Celeste Natário
Maria Luísa Malato (da R. Borralho F. Cunha)
Maria Manuel Correia de Lemos Quintela
Maria Teresa Lobo Castilho
Marinela Freitas
Marta Correia
Miguel dos Santos Silva Ramalhete Gomes
Pedro Moreira
Raquel Silva
Rui Pedro dos Santos Rato
Rute Costa
Sofia de Melo Araújo
Teresa Botelho
Virgínia Henriques Calado