MATLIT: new electronic journal at the University of Coimbra

2013-04-01

The Doctoral Program in Advanced Studies in the Materialities of Literature publishes a new electronic journal in the spring of 2013. Associated with the Center for Portuguese Literature at the University of Coimbra, the new PhD program began in 2010-2011. After being awarded funding for a research project devoted to the Book of Disquiet (2012-2015), the publication of the journal MATLIT is a further step in opening up new objects and methods of study to international discussion. The editorial board of the journal brings together faculty and students of the program. Its advisory board includes some of the world's leading experts in this field of research. MATLIT Vol. 1.1 will publish selected essays from the conference «Estranging Pessoa with the Materialities of Literature», May 25, 2012, organized by the Center for Portuguese Literature at the University of Coimbra.