Coimbra University Press

Claudio Castro Filho

Claudio Castro Filho (Rio de Janeiro, 1980) is a Full Researcher of the UI&D Centre for Classical and Humanistic Studies at the University of Coimbra, currently working in a postdoctoral research in Literary Studies founded by FCT (Portuguese national funding agency for science, research and technology). He earned his PhD in Comparative Literature from the State University of Rio de Janeiro (2012), where he graduated in Art History (2005) and taught Aesthetics and Art Theory (2007-2012). He published O trágico no teatro de Federico García Lorca (Porto Alegre, 2009) and translated García Lorca’s Assim que passarem cinco anos (Coimbra, 2012) into Portuguese. Besides a diverse scientific activity in the fields of dramatic aesthetics and literary studies, he is also a playwright and theatre director.

ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9885-7376

Books published in Coimbra University Press:

Assim que passarem cinco anos

Eu mesma matei meu filho: poéticas do trágico em Eurípides, Goethe e García Lorca ("I killed my own child: the poetics of tragedy in Euripides, Goethe and García Lorca")