Writing by Ear: The Aural Novel in Brazil

Comparative Literature Lecture Series
Mar 11, 2019
12:15 PM to 01:15 PM
102 Kern

Marilia Librandi-Rocha, Princeton University

Marília Librandi is Visiting Assistant Professor of Brazilian Studies at Princeton University. A native of São Paulo, she had taught at Universidade Estadual do Sudoeste da Bahia before moving to Stanford University, where she taught at the Department of Iberian and Latin American Cultures for a decade. Her research focus on the study of the novel and modern poetry, Indigenous thought and Literary theory. She is the author of Writing by Ear: Clarice Lispector and the Aural Novel (University of Toronto Press, Romance Studies Series, 2018), and of Maranhão-Manhattan. Ensaios de Literatura Brasileira (7Letras, 2009). She is the co-editor of Transpoetic Exchange: Haroldo de Campos, Octavio Paz and other Multiversal Dialogues (Buckell University Press, forthcoming.) Dr. Librandi is co-director of digital project, and the research group Estudos da Escuta / Listening Studies (Cnpq/Brazil). Affiliated faculty of Diversitas (Núcleo de Estudos das Diversidades, Intolerâncias e Conflitos), at Universidade de São Paulo.

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