Cultural Theories

5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

The seminar aims to introduce the student to the study of contemporary cultural theory and the main themes they focus on. It will thus show why culture has become a new paradigm for the 21st century and the surface across which political social and religious conflicts are waged. Furthermore, the seminar wishes to make the make the student able to contextualize, interpret and critique the object of study and place it comparatively within the larger body of cultural studies.


Associate Professor
Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Human Sciences (since 2016). PhD in Translation Studies awarded by the Faculty of Human Sciences of the Universidade Católica…
Assistant Professor
PhD in Culture Studies from Universidade Católica Portuguesa and Justus-Liebig University of Giessen (double degree). She holds a Master's Degree in Culture…