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Cláudia Marisa


Coordinating Professor at ESMAE (IPP). Integrated researcher at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Porto. PhD in Human Kinetics, Dance (FMH/UTL-2007), MA in Sociology (FLUP/1998), BA in Theatre (ESMAE/1996), Degree in Sociology (FLUP/1993), Dance Conservatory (1987). She regularly participates in colloquiums, conferences and festivals, having presented numerous communications at different national and international institutions. Invited professor at the Université de Franche-Comté (FR); Universidade Federal da Bahia (BR); Universidade da Coruña (ES); Zurich University of The Arts (SU) and Duke University (USA). She regularly publishes papers on Aesthetics of Artistic Direction, Performing Arts Analysis and Dramaturgy of the Body. In parallel, she has been carrying out her professional artistic activity as a director, playwright, choreographer and performer, in collaboration with numerous theatres and festivals.

Areas Of Interest

Sociology of the Body, Dramaturgy of the Body, Performing Arts Analysis, Aesthetics of Artistic Direction, Dance Studies (Movement Analysis)


Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto
Via Panorâmica, s/n
4150-564 Porto, Portugal

Phone: +351 226 077 132


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