Rui Torres

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Rui Torres 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).

Professor of Communication Sciences at University Fernando Pessoa (UFP), teaching seminars for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in semiotics, literature and hypermedia. Visiting Professor in M.A. programmes of the NOVA University of Lisbon (Portugal), University of Santiago de Compostela and Granada (Spain), UNAM (Mexico) and University of Tallinn (Estonia). Lecturer in the Erasmus Intensive Program in European Digital Literatures at the University Complutense of Madrid (Spain).

Director of the book series Cibertextualidades (UFP Press) and co-editor of the Electronic Literature Series (Bloomsbury Publishing). Member of several editorial boards and scientific committees of academic Journals and Conferences.

Secretary and Member of the Board of Directors of the ELO-Electronic Literature Organization.

Integrated Member of ICNOVA - NOVA Institute of Communication. Principal Investigator of PO.EX'70-80: Digital Archive of Portuguese Experimental Literature (2010-13); and PO.EX CD-ROM: Portuguese Experimental Poetry, Books and Catalogs (2005-08).

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Titlesort ascending Publication Type Publisher Year
Literatura experimental, educació i eines interactives multimèdia Article or chapter in a book Universitat de Barcelona 2010
Ler Clarice Lispector, re-escrevendo Amor Article or chapter in a book Edições UFP 2004
Justificação Metodológica da Taxonomia do Arquivo Digital da Literatura Experimental Portuguesa Article or chapter in a book
Introduction of a Post-Digital: Dialogues and Debates from electronic book review. Volume 2 Book (collection) Bloomsbury Academic 2019
Humor & Constraint in Electronic Literature Conference paper or presentation 2018
Foreword: Literature and Media Article in a print journal Romance Notes 2011
fakephone4a(n)droid Article or chapter in a book VG Bild-Kunst, Jenior Verlag | Kunsttempel 2019
fakephone4a(n)droid Article or chapter in a book 2019
Entrevista a Rui Torres Interview 2013
Electronic Publishing Models for Experimental Literature Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2013
Do Texto Digital ao Cibertexto: Percursos de Escrileitura Article or chapter in a book Edições Afrontamento 2013
Digital Poetry and Collaborative 'Wreadings' of Literary Texts Article (other medium) 2004
Diálogos e metamorfoses na ciberliteratura portuguesa, dos anos 1960 ao presente. Article in a print journal Romance Notes 2020
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
Curating Digital Archives: Interoperability and Appropriation @ PO-EX.NET Article or chapter in a book 2017
Concrete Poetry in Portugal Experimentalism and Intermediality Article in a print journal POETICA 2010
Cibertextualidades: Introdução Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2006
Ciberdrama e Hipermédia Article in a print journal, Article in an online journal Edições UFP 2008
CELL ROUNDTABLE - The Consortium for Electronic Literature Conference panel or roundtable 2015
CELL Project Meeting Conference panel or roundtable 2018

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Titlesort ascending City Country Date
re:A-JS (deve ler-se reage-se) Oporto Portugal July 4, 2019 to September 8, 2019
Erasmus Intensive Program "European Digital Literatures" Madrid Spain June 25, 2012 to July 13, 2012
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