Susana Correia studied Law at the Faculdade de Direito da Universidade do Porto, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Languages, Literatures and Cultures (English and Spanish) from the Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto and a Master’s Degree in Anglo-American Studies at the same institution. Her MA dissertation focuses on a Political reading of Sylvia Plath’s The Bell Jar and selected poetry. She has previously worked in the publishing field and is currently working as an English teacher. Her main research areas of interest include Women’s Studies, 20th century North-American Literature, and Utopian Studies. She is a Researcher at CETAPS (Centre for English, Translation, Portuguese Studies).
Recent publications include:
Correia, Susana (2017), “’not decorum, but restraint; it is the love of doing hard things’, Marianne Moore: Finding ‘a place for the genuine’”, Op.Cit.: A Journal of Anglo-American Studies, II série, nº6, Associação Portuguesa de Estudos Anglo-Americanos, 1-18.
Correia, Susana (2017), “Política(s) em The Bell Jar e poesia selecionada”. Dissertação, Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto.
Correia, Susana (2017), “Empowering Women Through Text in the 18th and 19th Centuries: Eliza Haywood’s Female Spectator, Lewis Carroll Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Christina Rossetti’s “Goblin Market””. Livro de Resumos 10o Encontro de Investigação Jovem da U.Porto, Universidade do Porto.
Correia, Susana (2016), “’I desire the things which destroy me in the end’: O fim do/no mundo em Sylvia Plath”, Libretos Materiais para o Fim do Mundo, 5, Instituto de Literatura Comparada Margarida Losa, 31- 43
Correia, Susana (2016), “’Out of the ash I rise’: from grotesque dystopia to utopia as rebirth in Sylvia Plath”. Book of Abstracts 17th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society / Europe.
Correia, Susana (2016), “Echoes of the Great Wars in Women’s Voices: Virginia Woolf and Sylvia Plath”. Livro de Resumos 9a Encontro de Investigação Jovem da U.Porto, Universidade do Porto.