Pedro Barbosa

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Born in Porto, Portugal, in 1950. Received his Bachelor’s degree in Letters from the University of Coimbra, and finished his Ph.D. in Communication Sciences (Major: Semiotics) at the Universidade Nova, Lisbon. Has taught and done research in several national and international universities: Faculty of Letters of the University of Porto, University of Paris X (Nanterre), University of Siena (Italy), University Louis Pasteur (Strasbourg). At the University of Strasbourg developed with Abraham Moles a research project in the area of computer generated art.  He is the founder, at Fernando Pessoa University, of CETIC-Centro de Estudos de Texto Informático e Ciberliteratura (Centre of Cyberliterature Studies). Former full Professor at the Escola Superior de Música e Artes do Espectáculo (Faculty of Music and Performance Arts-ESMAE/IPP), invited professor at Universidade Fernando Pessoa (Porto), and invited member and consultant of the following Research Centers: Centro de Comunicação e Linguagens (Centre of Communication and Languages Studies, Universidade Nova, Lisbon -CECL); Centro Transdisciplinar de Estudos da Consciência (Centre of Transdisciplinary Conscienceness Studies -CTEC) and Centro de Texto Informático e Ciberliteratura (Centre of Cyberliterature and Informatic Text Studies -CETIC), both at Fernando Pessoa University (Portugal); Núcleo de Pesquisa em Hipermídia (Hypermedia Studies Unit -NUPH) at PUC-Sao Paulo (Brazil); and Centre de Recherches sur les Textes Électroniques Littéraires (Centre of Electronic Literary Texts Studies -CERTEL), at the University of Artois (France).

Critical writing by this author:

Title Publication Type Publisher Year
Entrevista a Pedro Barbosa Interview 2015
p2p: Polish-Portuguese E-Lit Anthology of creative work or online gallery 2015
Contributos para uma Teoria Quântica do Cibertexto Article in a print journal Revista de Estudos Literários 2012
From Textual Random Synthesis to Hypermedia - The Genesis of a Multimedia Electronic Work: ALLETSATOR/ROTASTELLA Article or chapter in a book, Conference paper or presentation Atelier Multimediale Edizioni 2011
Triálogo: Prelúdio dialogante a AlletSator Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2008
Apenas estas palavras mutantes Article or chapter in a book Edições UFP 2006
Aspectos Quânticos do Cibertexto Article in a print journal Edições UFP 2006
O Computador como Máquina Semiótica Article in a print journal Revista de Comunicação e Linguagens 2001
O Motor Textual: Livro Electrónico Infinito Book (monograph) - print, Collection on Disc, CD-ROM, DVD Edições UFP 2001
Les Virtualités du Texte Virtuel Article or chapter in a book PULIM - Presses Universitaires de Limoges 1999
A Renovação do Experimentalismo Literário na Literatura Gerada por Computador Article in a print journal Revista da UFP 1998
A Ciberliteratura: Criação Literária e Computador Book (monograph) - print Edições Cosmos 1996
Teoria Do Homem Sentado Book (collection) Edições Afrontamento 1996
Sintext: Un Générateur de Textes Littéraires Article or chapter in a book Artois Presses Université 1995
alire 8 Issue of a journal Mots-Voir, alire 1994
Re-textualizações Operadas por Computador Article in a print journal Nova Renascença 1984
A Literatura Cibernética 1 Book (monograph) - print Edições Árvore 1977
A Literatura Cibernética 2 Book (monograph) - print Edições Árvore 1977


Titlesort descending Author Year Publisher
Cityman Story Pedro Barbosa 1996
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