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Arts and Humanities

PhD

2015_borges_afonso_borges_s
afonsoborg@gmail.com
2015_sim_____gueda_sim___s
aguedasimo@gmail.com
2015_pereira_ana_pereira_s
anacatarinapereira4@gmail.com
2015_oliveira_anabela_oliveira_s
literaturaecinema@gmail.com
2018_gr__cio_de_moura_catarinamoura_labcom2018_s
catarinamoura@gmail.com
2015_barroso_eduardo_barroso_s
epb@ufp.edu.pt
2015_vilar_ernesto_vilar_s
ernestovf@gmail.com
2017_chinita_s200_f_tima.chinita_s
chinita.estc@gmail.com
2017_almeida_labcom_s
flaviohobo@gmail.com
2017_paiva_fp2_s
fpaiva@ubi.pt
2015_merino_francisco_merino_s
merinocinema@sapo.pt
2015_lopes_frederico_lopes_s
frederico.lopes@labcom.ubi.pt
2015_elias_herlander_elias_s
herlanderelias248@gmail.com
jmanvicente@gmail.com
2015_herberto_herberto_s
luisherberto@gmail.com
2015_nogueira_lu__s_nogueira_s
nog.luis@gmail.com
2018_penafria_manuelapequena_200_s
penafria@ubi.pt
kitta7@gmail.com
Mendes.mariacarmo@gmail.com
2015_amaral_jer__nimo_nuno_jer__nimo_s
nunoaj@gmail.com
pedromiguelsantospt@gmail.com
2016_diogo_vasco_diogo_s
vgdiogo@gmail.com

Non PhD

alfredo.colins@hotmail.com
2018_neves_neves_s
catarina.neves@labcom.ubi.pt
helderfilipegoncalves@gmail.com
2015_bastos_rita_b_s
ritabastoscardoso@gmail.com
serrsoares@gmail.com

Investigator in charge: Francisco Paiva


The group of ARTS AND HUMANITIES considers man as a cultural, sensitive and creative player, analyzing how he is and as he projects himself in space and time. Focuses on the ways, supports and means of expression and fixing the "image of itself ", its commu nication, and critical reception, with special attention to artistic events (film, visual arts, design, performing arts, literature, multimedia). Provides an interdisciplinary approach to the modulation of knowledge and imaginary, develops fundamental and applied research in the Culture and New Humanities strand, in three complementary areas: a) Memory and Identity under media condition, on the dynamics between content, media and technologies; b) Representation as Process, relating to the phenomena of emanation in procedural arts; and c) Intersections of Culture, Information and Interface Design, integrating methodologies of art, science and the humanities to create new knowledge.

 

The group of Arts and Humanities promotes the fundamental and applied research on distinct cultural and practical connected activities, pursuing the following general goals:
- Understand the several instances that intervene in the modulation of knowledge and of the imaginary.
- Question the performance of technological media in the creation, analysis, mediation, diffusion and reception of works from the past as well as from contemporary culture, in the foment of the capacity to interpret the material and immaterial patrimony, considering their social, symbolic and economical partitions.
- Analyze the intersections and interconnections among the humanities, the arts, science and technology from a diachronic, conceptual and critical point of view.
- Understand the interaction and specificities of the several arts, particularly digital and interactive arts, within contemporary communication and culture.
- Question the existing relationship between practice, experience and cultural fruition with theory, reflection and teaching.
- Deepen the challenges placed to the academy, to society and to contemporary creators, fomenting research and creation partnerships and reflecting about them on, and through, the contemporary cultural scene.
- Increase the linguistic and geographic diversity of the Digital Humanities field.
- Consolidate the created platforms, journals and repositories.

Support:
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
União Europeia
Quadro de Referência Estratégico Nacional
Programa Operacional Factores de Competitividade
Universidade da Beira Interior