Felipe Cammaert


Biography

Felipe Cammaert is a researcher on the project "MEMOIRS - Children of Empires and European Postmemories", European Research Council, at the Centre for Social Studies, University of Coimbra. He holds a PhD in Romance Studies and Comparative Literature from Paris Nanterre University, with a thesis on memory representations in António Lobo Antunes and Claude Simon's works. He received a research grant from Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (2017) and a postdoctoral grant from FCT at Centre for Comparative Studies (FLUL, 2008-2014) in comparative literature and contemporary Portuguese literature. He has lectured at University of Picardie (France), University of Lisbon (Portugal) and Los Andes University (Colombia), and was a researcher at the National Library of Colombia. He has translated French and Portuguese contemporary authors into Spanish for Latin America.