Daniela Côrtes Maduro

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Daniela Côrtes Maduro has concluded her Master’s Degree in Anglo-American Studies at the University of Coimbra with the thesis titled A creature made of bits: Illusion and Materiality in the Hyperfiction Patchwork Girl by Shelley Jackson (2009). She held an individual doctoral grant awarded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and she has recently finished a PhD in Materialities of Literature (University of Coimbra) with the thesis Immersion and Interactivity in digital fiction (2014). She is a team member of the research project “No Problem Has a Solution: A Digital Archive of The Book of Disquiet” (University of Coimbra) and a member of the Centre for Portuguese Literature at the University of Coimbra. She is also a member of the Portuguese Association for Anglo-American Studies, of the Electronic Literature Organization and a research associate of the Consortium on Electronic Literature (CELL). She has been collaborating with the Po.Ex. Digital Archive of Portuguese Experimental Literature and the Electronic Literature Directory. The field of digital humanities, with a particular focus on literary studies, is her main area of expertise. Her current research interests lie in the study of science fiction; storytelling and oral tradition; narratology; literary analysis; archive, preservation and curation of literature.

Critical writing by this author:

Title Publication Type Publisher Year
Exploring potentiality Conference paper or presentation 2016
Caring for Electronic Literature Notes and Drafts 2014
Entries published in the Electronic Literature Directory about the following works: Fest, La Disparue, The intruder, Inside: a journal of dreams, Amor de Clarice, Scriptpoemas, O motor textual: livro infinito, Signagens, Escatologia, Electrografia 1 Other 2014
Imersão e Interactividade na Ficção Digital Book (Ph.D. dissertation) - online 2014
Immersion and Interactivity in Digital Fiction Book (Ph.D. dissertation) - print 2014
Shapeshifting texts: following the traces of narrative in digital fiction Conference paper or presentation 2014
Characters don’t need closure: a aventura impressa e digital Conference paper or presentation 2013
E-Poetry Festival 2013 em Kingston, Londres Event review or trip report 2013
Jogo dos Paradigmas: O Semblante da Literatura (Review on 'Cybertext Poetics: The Critical Landscape of New Media Literary Theory' by Markku Eskelinen) Review MATLIT: Materialities of Literature 2013
Na Face das Ondas: Coordenadas sobre Literatura no Ecrã (review on "Questões de literatura na tela", Ed. Tania Rösing and Miguel Rettenmaier) Review MATLIT: Materialities of Literature 2013
Words as occurrences – a (i)materialidade digital Conference paper or presentation 2013
"Recensão sobre a Edição Brasileira do Livro de N. Katherine Hayles "Literatura Eletrônica: Novos Horizontes para o Literário" Review Centro de Literatura Portuguesa, Revista de Estudos Literários 2012
Cadáver esquisito, leitor ciborgue e inscrição magnética: três visões do texto electrónico" Article in a print journal Centro de Literatura Portuguesa 2012
It's no good unless you die at the end: 'Stranger than Fiction' como rascunho de um mundo possível Article in an online journal Op. Cit.: Revista de Estudos Anglo-Americanos/A Journal of Anglo-American Studies 2012
O ser humano e as suas (re)criações: ficção e ironia do destino Article in an online journal Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Linguagens (CECL)/ The Research Center in Communication and Languages (CECL) 2012
“It’s no good unless you die at the end": "Stranger than Fiction" como rascunho de um mundo possível Conference paper or presentation 2011
A Creature Made of Bits: Illusion and Materiality in the Hyperfiction Patchwork Girl by Shelley Jackson Book (M.A. Thesis) 2009

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International Conference on Digital Media and Textuality 2016 Bremen 03.11.2016 Conference

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Titlesort descending City Country Date
Affiliations - Remix and Intervene: Computing Sound and Visual Poetry Porto Portugal July 19, 2017 to July 22, 2017
Exhibition "Shapeshifting Texts" Bremen Germany November 3, 2016 to November 5, 2016
Language and the Interface Coimbra Portugal May 14, 2015 to May 15, 2015

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