Rui Torres

Person
Residency: 
Oporto
Portugal
PT
Nationality: 
Portugal
PT
Born: 
1973
Record Status: 
Short biography: 

Rui Torres graduated in Communication Sciences (UFP, Porto, 1995), holds a Ph.D. in Luso-Brazilian Literature (UNC -Chapel Hill, USA, 2002), was a Postdoctoral Fellow of the Foundation for Science and Technology (COS - PUC-SP, Brazil, 2005-07), and has Habilitation in Information Sciences - Multimedia Studies (UFP, Porto, 2013).

He is Associate Professor at University Fernando Pessoa (UFP), teaching seminars for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in communication, semiotics, literature and hypermedia, and was a Visiting Professor in M.A. programmes of the NOVA University of Lisbon (Portugal), University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain) and University of Tallinn (Estonia). He lectured in the Erasmus Intensive Program in European Digital Literatures at the University Complutense of Madrid (Spain).

Director and editor of the journal Cibertextualidades and member of several editorial boards and scientific committees of academic Journals and Conferences, he is Member of the Board of Directors of the ELO-Electronic Literature Organization.

Principal Investigator of several funded projects (PO.EX'70-80: Digital Archive of Portuguese Experimental Literature; PO.EX CD-ROM: Portuguese Experimental Poetry, Books and Catalogs), he is a member of CELL - Consortium for Electronic Literature.

Works by this author:

Work title Publication Type Year
8 Brincadeiras para Salette Tavares Exhibited at gallery or event, Published on the Web (individual site) 2010
Amor de Clarice Published on disc, CD, or DVD, Published on the Web (online journal) 2005
Amor de Clarice (v. 2). Versão Combinatória Published on the Web (individual site) 2008
Amor-mundo, ou a vida, esse sonho triste Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site), Published on the Web (online journal) 2006
Amor-mundo, ou a vida, esse sonho triste (cn) Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2006
Cantiga Published on the Web (individual site) 2012
Common Spaces Performance 2017
Do Peso e da Leveza Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2009
Estou Vivo e Escrevo Sol Published on the Web (individual site) 2016
Fantasia breve, a palavra-espuma Exhibited at gallery or event, Published on the Web (individual site) 2016
Gerador de Homeóstatos Published on the Web (individual site), Published on the Web (online gallery), Published on the Web (online journal) 2015
Húmus poema contínuo Presented at conference or festival, Published on disc, CD, or DVD, Published on the Web (individual site) 2008
Mar de Sophia Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2004
PoemAds - Sob o signo da devoração Published on the Web (individual site) 2011
Poemário - Blog de poesia combinatória Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2008
Poemário - Editor de poesia combinatória Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2008
Poemas encontrados Published on the Web (individual site) 2006
Poemas no meio do caminho Published on disc, CD, or DVD, Published on the Web (individual site), Published on the Web (online journal) 2008
Poemas no Meio do Caminho: Poesia Combinatória Animada por Computador Published on disc, CD, or DVD 2012
Streamflow conditions Exhibited at gallery or event, Published on the Web (individual site) 2009

Works contributed to:

Critical writing by this author:

Titlesort descending Publication Type Publisher Year
#ELRPROMO: ELO Conference 2017 “Afiliações, Traduções, Comunidades” Interview 2017
'Húmus': Colagem; Montagem; Recombinação Article in an online journal eLyra - Revista da Rede Internacional Lyracompoetics 2016
Archiving Roundtable Conference panel or roundtable 2015
Arquivos Digitais e Literatura Experimental: Pressupostos e Constrangimentos Article or chapter in a book Peter Lang 2012
Beyond the Screens: Transmediality in E-literature Conference panel or roundtable 2015
CELL Project Meeting Conference panel or roundtable 2018
CELL ROUNDTABLE - The Consortium for Electronic Literature Conference panel or roundtable 2015
Ciberdrama e Hipermédia Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2008
Cibertextualidades: Introdução Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2006
Concrete Poetry in Portugal Experimentalism and Intermediality Article in a print journal POETICA 2010
Curating Digital Archives: Interoperability and Appropriation @ PO-EX.NET Article or chapter in a book 2017
Das Cantigas como Processos Combinatórios: Protótipo de um Trabalho de Geração Textual e Intertextual a Partir da Poesia dos Cancioneiros e de Releitura de Salette Tavares Article in an online journal Texto Digital 2012
Digital Poetry and Collaborative 'Wreadings' of Literary Texts Article (other medium) 2004
Do Texto Digital ao Cibertexto: Percursos de Escrileitura Article or chapter in a book Edições Afrontamento 2013
Electronic Publishing Models for Experimental Literature Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2013
Entrevista a Rui Torres Interview 2013
Foreword: Literature and Media Article in a print journal Romance Notes 2011
Humor & Constraint in Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2018
Justificação Metodológica da Taxonomia do Arquivo Digital da Literatura Experimental Portuguesa Article or chapter in a book
Ler Clarice Lispector, re-escrevendo Amor Article or chapter in a book Edições UFP 2004

Editorial work:

Editor of Journal:

Curator of:

Titlesort descending City Country Date
Erasmus Intensive Program "European Digital Literatures" Madrid Spain June 25, 2012 to July 13, 2012
Full Name: 
Rui Torres
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