Dora Maria Nunes Gago is an Associate Professor of Literature at the Department of Portuguese at the University of Macau. During the academic year 2018/19 she acted as deputy head of the Department of Portuguese and as MA and PhD programes coordinator.
She holds a PhD in Romances Comparative Literatures (FCSH, Nova University of Lisbon, 2007). She joined the University of Macau in 2012 as na Assistant Professor. Before, Assistant Professor of Literature at the Department of Portuguese at the University of Macau. she was a post-doctoral researcher (with a grant from the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology) at the University of Aveiro; Lecturer of the Camoes Institute at the University of the Oriental Republic of Urugay (Montevideo, Uruguay), and visiting post-doc at the University of Massachussetts (Amherst, USA).
She participates often in international conferences has published books and also a considerable number of articles, book chapters, poems and short stories in international indexed journals, anthologies and books.
Webpage at the University of Macau: http://www.umac.mo/fah/dp/staff/dora_maria_nunes_gago.html
ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6300-1575
Recent publications include:
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Travessias identitárias: representações dos refugiados em Macau na obra de Rodrigo Leal de Carvalho” Alea, Estudos Neolatinos, 2018, 20 (3): 277-298.
Gago, Dora Nunes. “British Landscapes in the works of Maria Ondina Braga and Jorge de Sena: Issues of Identity in Crossing the Borders”, Moderna Sprak, 2018, 112(1): 141-152.
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Os cheiros da memória: ecos duma estética proustiana na obra de Maria Ondina Braga” , Romance Notes 58 (1),2018, pp. 75-84.
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Identidades esculpidas na terra: O segundo dia de A Criação do Mundo de Miguel Torga e Menino de Engenho de Lins do Rego como Bildungsroman”, Colóquio Letras, 2018, 197, pp. 91-101.
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Diálogos intertextuais entre Jorge de Sena e Carlos Drummond de Andrade, Hispanófila 181, 2017, pp. 109-119.
Gago, Dora Nunes. ”Crossing Worlds: echoes of exile in the narratives of Maria Ondina Braga”, in Intersecting Diaspora Boundaries: Portuguese Contexts, Blayer, Irene Maria and Dulce Scott (org), New York, Peter Lang, 2016, pp. 263-284
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Words in Exile. Introduction”, Interdisciplinary Journal of Portuguese Diaspora Studies, Special issue ‘Words in Exile, Poetics of Female Voices of Portuguese-Speaking World’ (2015) 4.1., pp. 4-7
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Ferreira de Castro e os Estados Unidos da América: cruzando a Big Apple”. Moderna Sprak 109 (1) , 2015, pp. 51-61.
Gago, Dora Nunes. “Olhares ‘cinematográficos’ sobre Nova Iorque: a ‘Big Apple’ de Rodrigues Miguéis.” Revista de Estudos Anglo-Portugueses 22, 2013, pp. 223-34.
Gago, Dora Maria Nunes. Imagens do estrangeiro no Diário de Miguel Torga. Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian/FCT, 2008.