INTERVIEW | PAULA GUERRA PARTICIPATION AS INTERVIEWED IN MAGAZINE NEWSPAPER

Paula Guerra’s participation as an interviewee in Notícias Magazine’s newspaper piece, entitled “Return, one last time, to Knave. A sociologist and university professor at the University of Porto,…

CALL II Encontro Internacional TODAS AS ARTES | TODOS OS NOMES

Call for Papers II Encontro Internacional TODAS AS ARTES | TODOS OS NOMES   ABSTRACT SUBMISSION From November 1, 2019 to March 15, 2020. DATES July 6th and 7th…

Book| Reinvent the speech and the stage. Rap, between local knowledge and global knowledge (Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto, 2019)

“This is one of the first books published in Portuguese about hip hop culture, and in particular rap, in the Portuguese language space, more specifically in Brazil, Mozambique…

Call for Papers KISMIF 2020

CALL FOR PROPOSALS Proposal Submissions: From 1 October 2019 to 15 February 2020.   Dates: Warm Up: 6 July 2020 KISMIF Summer School: 7 July 2020 KISMIF Conference:…

BOOK | De Vidas Artes [Life Arts] (Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto, 2019)

“Any look that directs its attention to the cultural situation of the last decades will notice the proliferation of artistic productions and events of an aesthetic nature that…

BOOK | Keep it Simple Make it Fast! An Approach to Underground Music Scenes (Vol. 4) (Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Porto, 2019)

  We are delighted to announce the publication of the fourth volume of KEEP IT SIMPLE MAKE IT FAST! AN APPROACH TO UNDERGROUND MUSIC SCENES. The Book of…

JOURNAL ARTICLE | Angels with dirty faces: punk, fashion and contemporary iconoclasties

Publication Date: August 2019   ABSTRACTIn this article we propose an analysis of the genesis of Portuguese punkfashion. Due to the overvaluation of the London reality, punk clothing…

JOURNAL ARTICLE | Insurrection days looking for the sublime: the punk scenes of Portugal and Brazil

Publication Date: August 2019   ABSTRACTThis article focuses on the presentation, explanation and understanding of representations about aesthetic, artistic and experiential authenticity, by actors of Portuguese and Brazilian…

BOOK | The Punk Reader. Research Transmissions from the Local and the Global (Intellect, 2019)

Forty years after its inception, punk has gone global. The founding scenes in the United Kingdom and United States now have counterparts all around the world. Most, if…

JOURNAL ARTICLE | Radio Chaos: Resistance and Cultural Experimentation in the Years 1980

Publication Date: August 2019   ABSTRACT Rádio Caos [pt for Radio Chaos]: resistance and cultural experimentation in the years 1980. The 1980s are crucial in Portugal for addressing…

COMbART 2019: Book of Abstracts

11 and 12 June 2019 Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Porto   COMbART’s reflection on “Combat Arts”, the contemporary articulations between art, artistic activism and political…

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE | COMbART: Arts, activism and citizenship | PROGRAMME

11 and 12 June 2019 Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Porto   COMbART 2019 PROGRAMME available here. COMbART 2019 BOOK of ABSTRACTS available here.   Art…

BOOK | God Save the Queens. Pioneras del Punk (66 RPM EDICIONS, 2019)

God Save The Queens is a deserved tribute to some of the most significant pioneers of punk born in the Iberian Peninsula. Interviewed by the three authors, renowned…

BOOK | Subcultura. O Significado do Estilo [Subculture. The Meaning of Style] (Maldoror, 2018)

  Originally written in 1979, Dick Hebdige’s book Subculture: The Meaning of Style introduces us to the youthful subcultures that emerged in postwar England. The formation of the…

CALL | European Joint Doctorate – MOVES

“Migration and Modernity: Historical and Cultural Challenges”   MOVES is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network project funded by the European Union under the Horizon 2020 research and…