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Noemi Alfieri holds a BA degree in Modern Languages and Literatures (Spanish and Portuguese) from the Università degli Studi di Torino, Italy and a MA in Modern Languages and Literatures (Portuguese), from the same faculty, with the thesis Pepetela e As aventuras de Ngunga: alla scoperta dell'identità angolana. Analisi critica e saggio di traduzione. She holds a FCT grant to run her investigation on the topic (Re)Construir a identidade através do conflito: uma abordagem às Literaturas Africanas em Língua Portuguesa (1961-74). Her main research interests are related to the censoring mentality in force during the Colonial/ Liberation War, to the self-censorship mechanisms, the comprehension of phenomenon of identity elaboration and its expression in the former Portuguese colonies in Africa. She's now working on some Angolan and Mozambican newspapers and their literary supplements, focusing on ABC, Diário the Angola. She’s a Member of the Research Group Reading and Forms of Writing (CHAM-FCSH/UNL) and she collaborates with the thematic lines of African Studies and Women’s and Gender History of the same Research Centre. She’s an associate member of: ASAUK (African Studies Association of the UK – African Royal Society) – ASAI (Associazione per gli Studi Africani in Italia)– HIPÁCIA (Association of Italian Scientists and Researchers in Portugal). ________________________________________________________

Licenciada em Línguas e Literaturas Modernas (Espanhol e Português) pela Universitá degli Studi di Torino, Itália, concluiu um mestrado em Língua e Literaturas Modernas (Português) na mesma faculdade, com a tese Pepetela e As aventuras de Ngunga: alla scoperta dell'identità angolana. Analisi critica e saggio di traduzione. Conduz a sua investigação sobre o tema (Re)Construir a identidade através do conflito: uma abordagem às Literaturas Africanas em Língua Portuguesa (1961-74). Os seus principais interesses de investigação estão relacionados com a mentalidade censurante em vigor nos anos da Guerra Colonial/ Guerra de Libertação, com os mecanismos de autocensura, a compreensão dos fenómenos de elaboração identitária e com a sua manifestação na produção literária das ex colónias portuguesas em África. É membro do grupo de investigação Leitura e Formas de Escrita do CHAM e colabora com as linhas temáticas em Estudos Africanos e História das Mulheres e do Género.

Education/Academic qualification

Modern Languages and Literatures - Portuguese, Master, Università degli Studi di Torino

20 Sep 201321 Nov 2015

Modern Languages and Literatures - Iberian studies, Bachelor, Università degli Studi di Torino

Keywords

  • PN0441 Literary History
  • DT Africa
  • PN0080 Criticism

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Angola Arts & Humanities
Reader Arts & Humanities
African Literature Arts & Humanities
Canon Arts & Humanities
Writer Arts & Humanities
Social Reproduction Arts & Humanities
Education Arts & Humanities
Intrinsic Arts & Humanities

Research Output at NOVA 2016 2016

Aplicação do conceito de cânone às Literaturas Africanas em Língua Portuguesa: O caso de Angola e Yaka

Translated title of the contribution: Applying the concept of canon to lusophone African literatures: : The case of Angola and "Yaka"Alfieri, N., 2016, In : RiCOGNIZIONI, Rivista di Lingue, Letterature e Culture Moderne. 3, 5, p. 113-121 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Reader
Writer
Angola
Canon
African Literature

Pepetela, escritor intempestivo

Alfieri, N., 4 May 2016, In : E-REI - Revista electrónica de estudos interculturais. 4, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Prizes

MA Grant - Erasmus+

Noemi Alfieri (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Activities 2018 2019

IV CHAM Conference 2019. Innovation, Invention and Memory in Africa

Ana Maria Mão de Ferro Martinho (Organiser), Bernardo Kessongo Menezes (Organiser), Carla Alferes Pinto (Organiser), Hilarino Carlos Rodrigues da Luz (Organiser), Federica Lupati (Organiser), Noemi Alfieri (Organiser), Roberta Giannubilo Stumpf (Organiser), Vanessa Rato (Organiser)
17 Jul 201919 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

IV CHAM Conference 2019. Innovation, Invention and Memory in Africa

Noemi Alfieri (Chair), Helena Wakim Moreno (Chair)
18 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Rede de Investigação Científica Sobre Angola (External organisation)

Noemi Alfieri (Member)
2019 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of network

ELLA Lisboa - Encontro de Feminismos

Noemi Alfieri (Organiser)
20 Sep 201922 Sep 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Literatura, Repressão e Censura. Angola e Moçambique na Guerra Colonial

Noemi Alfieri (Invited speaker)
23 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk