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Margarita Ledo is participating in the International Conference ‘Interfaces da Lusofonía’ on the 4th of July


The director of Audiovisual Studies Group, Margarita Ledo Andión, Chair of Communication Studies at the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), will speak, next 4th July, at the opening plenary session of the International Congress “Interfaces da Lusofonía”, which will be held at the Universidade do Minho, Braga (Portugal). This Conference wants to think Lusophony as an intersection of looks, performances and knowledge. Besides, this meeting is based on the idea of science’s porous borders and the conviction that the crossing of glances favors a more profitable knowledge of what is, and what it can be, Lusophony.

The meeting will be attended by renowned specialists, specifically, Ana Carolina Escosteguy (Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil), Jorge Armando Lopes (Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Mozambique), Cláudia Castelo (Institute of Tropical Scientific Investigação, Portugal) Isabel Ferin Cunha (Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal), Isabel Margarida Duarte (Universidade do Porto, Portugal), José Carlos Venancio (Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal), José Eduardo Franco (Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal), Joseph Straubhaar (Texas University at Austin, USA), Juremir Machado da Silva (Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil), Luísa Paolinelli (Universidade da Madeira, Portugal), Maria Immacolata Vassallo Lopes (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil), Maria Manuel Baptista (Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal), Neusa Bastos (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brasil), Paulo Bernardo Vaz (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil), Regina Pires de Brito (Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie de São Paulo, Brasil), Silvino Évora Lopes * (Universidade de Cabo Verde, Cape Verde) and Vera Veiga França (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil).

There will also be discussions with writers like Olinda Beja (Sao Tome), Filimone Meigos (Mozambique), Lopito Feijó, José Luís Mendonça, Amelia Luandino Lomba and Joseph Vieira (Angola). “Interfaces da Lusofonía” will take place between June 4th and 6th.

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