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Call for Papers: Benjaminiana 2019 (till July 14th)

August 28 - August 30

Benjaminiana 2019

Annual Walter Benjamin’s Researchers Meeting

From August 28th to August 30th , 2019, the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) will host the third Benjaminiana – annual Walter Benjamin’s Researchers Meeting at Faculdade de Letras. The congress aims at gathering researchers and readers of Walter Benjamin, creating room for dialogue and stimulating discussions and exchange amongst researchers of his work. Besides, the meeting aims at stimulate discussions and exchange of information about Benjamin. Brazilian researchers Leila Danziger (UERJ) and Patrick Pessoa (UFRJ) will give conferences. Besides, the participation of researchers from all over the world is expected for paper presentations. This congress is organized by Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciência da Literatura (UFRJ) and Projeto Fortuna.
Papers can be submited up to July 14th . Proposals must be no longer than 500 words and contain 5 keywords. Paper proposals will be evaluated by the scientific committee whose participants are listed below. Propositions can be sent by e-mail (walterbenjamin.fortuna@gmail.com) or form.


Francisco Thiago Camêlo (PUC-Rio)
Leonardo Alves de Lima (UFRJ)
Patrick Gert Bange (UFRJ)
Ricardo Pinto de Souza (UFRJ)

Scientific Committee:

Alessandra Martins Parente (USP)
Danielle Corpas (UFRJ)
João Camillo Penna (UFRJ)
Juliana Lugão (UFF)
Marcelo Jacques de Moraes (UFRJ)
Patricia Lavelle (PUC-Rio)
Ricardo Pinto de Souza (UFRJ)
Rosana Kohl Bines (PUC-Rio)




August 28
August 30


Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)
Faculdade de Letras, Auditório E3, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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