Ana Isabel Costa

Affiliation – Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto

Seniority – Junior

Ana Isabel Noronha da Cunha Tomás Costa is 23 years old and lives in Porto. She holds a BA in Portuguese and English/American Languages, Literatures and Cultures and is currently finishing her MA Degree in English and American Literature and Culture. Ana Isabel’s MA Dissertation is on Prominent Male Characters in James Joyce’s “The Dead” and Cormac McCarthy’s “Blood Meridian”.

She is currently working at CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies) under a traineeship endorsed by ALB (Associação Luso-Britânica). During her year as JRAAS Trainees, she and other trainees are expected to contribute to research and outreach activities promoted by CETAPS, as well as by the Anglo-American Studies Department at FLUP.

Her main areas of interest are: English and American 20th Century Literature, Southern Studies, Narratology, Characters, Irish Studies, Dystopian Studies, Intermedial Studies.