Colloquium, exhibition and music concert “Agustina: novas leituras, outras metamorfoses”


In order to promote the relationship between Literature and other Arts, as well as to foster new approaches to the literary universe of Agustina Bessa-Luís, the Institute of Comparative Literature Margarida Losa (ILC) launched the challenge to students of the Faculty of Fine Arts (FBAUP) and the School of Music and Performing Arts (ESMAE), in order to develop new approaches to the Augustinian work.

The reflection on this project of interartistic articulation, is associated on October 17, a meeting entirely dedicated to the author of A Sibila, at the Faculty of Humanities of Porto, with the presence of the painter Graça Morais, and the specialist of cinema António Preto. Occasion to navigate the links between Agustina, Painting and Cinema.
The students’ works will be presented and exhibited at the “Casa Comum” of the Rectory of the University of Porto, on October 24th, as part of the multidisciplinary cycle “E Contudo Elas Movem-se! Mulheres nas Artes e na Ciência.”

However, throughout the month of October, at the FLUP Central Library, there will be a bibliographical exhibition by Agustina Bessa-Luís.

The program can be consulted here.

Free entry!