Diana Soeiro

 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Email: diana.soeiro@fcsh.unl.pt, dianasoeiro.drphil@gmail.com

 

 

Academic Degrees 

MSc, Economics and Public Policy, Candidate, Department of Political Economy, School of Social and Human Sciences, ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Lisbon (Portugal), 2018.

PhD in Philosophy, Aesthetics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, 2011.

Dissertation: Colour as Shelter, Architecture as Care [in Portuguese]. Chairs: Maria Filomena Molder (FCSH-Universidade Nova de Lisboa) and Maria João Durão (Faculty of Architecture-Universidade Técnica de Lisboa). Institutional Support: Ministry of Health - Directorate-General for Installation and Health Care Facilities (ex- DGIES)

MA in Communication Sciences/ Film and Television (no thesis), Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, 2007.

MA in Philosophy, Aesthetics (no thesis, transition to PhD), Universidade Nova de LIsboa, Portugal, 2006.

Lic in Philosophy and History of Ideas, Universidade Nova de LIsboa, Portugal, 2004.

 

Research Interests

Philosophy of Space, Architecture and Urbanism, Political Science, Body and Space, Technology as an Extension of Self, Anthropology and Psychiatry.

 

Current research projects

Philosophy of Space (SFRH/BPD/77770/2011) – FCT-funded individual post-doctoral project.

 

Latest Publications

  • Soeiro, Diana (forthcoming). “Rational Landscape: Spatial justice, politics and aesthetics – The city of Lisbon as a case study”, IFILNOVA Yearbook, Bern: Peter Lang.
  • Soeiro, Diana (forthcoming). Soeiro, Diana, Four Entries on Architecture, “Gonçalo Ribeiro Telles, b.1922”, in Stephen Ross (Ed), Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, UK/USA, Routledge.
  • Soeiro, Diana (forthcoming). Soeiro, Diana, Four Entries on Architecture, “Álvaro Siza Vieira, b.1933”, in Stephen Ross (Ed), Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, UK/USA, Routledge.
  • Soeiro, Diana (2017). “Eduardo Viveiros de Castro, Cannibal Metaphysics, University of Minnesota Press, 2014”, cultural geographies, First Published Online: April 17, 2016. Issue published: January 1, 2017, vol.24 (1), pp. 189–190. SAGE Publishers, eISSN: 14770881, ISSN: 14744740. DOI: 10.1177/1474474016643977
  • Soeiro, Diana (2016). “Japanese Secession” in Stephen Ross (Ed), Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, UK/USA, Routledge. DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM836-1
  • Soeiro, Diana (2016). “Kazuo Shinohara, 1925–2006” in Stephen Ross (Ed), Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, UK/USA, Routledge. DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356REM243-1
  • Soeiro, Diana (2016). “Jürgen Friedrich, International Environmental ‘soft law’, Springer, 2013”, Ethics, Policy & Environment — A Journal of Philosophy & Geography, vol. 19 (1) pp.369-371. Taylor & Francis, ISSN: 2155-0085. DOI: 10.1080/21550085.2016.1226233
  • Soeiro, Diana (2015). “Garth A. Myers, African Cities: Alternative Visions of Urban Theory and Practice, Zed Books, 2011”, Journal of Asian and African Studies, First Published Online: March 23, 2015. Issue published: April 1, 2015, vol.24 (1), pp. 254-255, SAGE Publications, eISSN: 17452538, ISSN: 00219096. DOI: 10.1177/0021909614523930
  • Soeiro, Diana (2014). “The Destruction of Ruins as Spatial Planning”, in HORIZONTE: Zeitschrift für Architekturdiskurs, Ausgabe 9 (Oktober): Ruine, pp.47–55. ISSN: 2190–5649, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Germany) |
  • Soeiro, Diana (2013). “On Artificial and Animal Electricity: Alessandro Volta vs. Luigi Galvani”, in Journal of Philosophy of Life, Vol.3, No.3. pp.212–237 * ISSN: 2185-4505, Editor-in-chief: Masahiro Morioka, Research Institute for Contemporary Philosophy of Life – Osaka Prefecture University (Japan) |

 
Latest conference presentations

 

  • Soeiro, Diana (2017). Curator: “The Metamorphosis of the Architect”, Arquitecturas Film Festival. Director: Sofia Mourato. Venues: Forum Lisboa (City Hall of Lisbon), Cine-City Alvalade and Lisbon Architecture Triennial Headquarters (Palace Sinel de Cordes), October 11-15, 2017.
  • Soeiro, Diana (2017). “The future of African cities: On democratic governance and good urban planning“, II International Conference on African Urban Planning organized by the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning – University of Lisbon in collaboration with the International Planning History Society (IPHS), Lisbon, September 7-8, 2017.
  • Soeiro, Diana (2017). “Filosofia do Espaço”, Architecture’s Final Project Lecture Series, ISCTE – School of Technology and Architecture, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Sara Eloy (Coord.), Pedro Botelho, Pedro Mendes and Pedro Pinto, March 15, 2017.

 
Grants received

2015-2018 | Post-Doctoral grant, Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), Portugal

2012-2015 | Post-Doctoral grant, Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), Portugal

2008–2011 | PhD grant, Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), Portugal!

Events

All Events

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Filipe Faria, "The New Darwinian Naturalism in Political Theory"

November 21, 2018

The Mechanistic Approach in Biology and Cognition (Inter-University workshop), 9h-19h, 20th Nov

An Inter-University Workshop held on the 20th of November organised…

November 20, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Pedro Abreu, "Deliberation and agreement"

November 07, 2018

I-Debate - EUROPE FOR CITIZENS

Event organized by the Europe for Citizens Programme of the…

October 29, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Javier de Prado Salas, "Moral Testimony"

October 24, 2018

Perspectives on Nietzsche's Nihilism

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

October 10, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Schedule for the 2018/2019 sessions

October 10, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão IX: Susana Duarte e Maria Filomena Molder

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

July 05, 2018

Book Launch: Schizophrenia and Common Sense: explaining the relation between madness and social values with Thomas Fuchs

Schizophrenia and Common Sense: explaining the relation between madness and…

June 25, 2018

O Euro e a soberania económica

Conferência internacional

June 22, 2018

Workshop: Misunderstanding, disagreement, manipulation

The idea of the workshop is to explore the blurred…

June 22, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Giovanni Damele, "Another Italian thought: elite theory and political realism"

June 21, 2018

Art of Living / Art of Dying: Philosophical and Literary Perspectives

International Conference

June 21, 2018

Katharina Stevens, 18 June 2018, 14h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Argument-Design through Role-Taking"

June 18, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 9ª Sessão: Ana Falcato

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

June 06, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão Especial "Double Bill: Apropos London"

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

June 04, 2018

Workshop: Communication and metaphors for health. An educational challenge

The workshop discusses the importance of communication and metaphors in…

June 01, 2018

Inês Hipólito, 30th May 11:00 - 12:00

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Perception as Cognition: Beyond…

May 30, 2018

International Symposium Cinema and Philosophy: Critical May 68

CineLab | IFILNOVA - FCSH / PhD Research Project of…

May 29, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão VIII: Ana Mira e Susana Ventura

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

May 29, 2018

Dima Mohammed, 28 May 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Proposals for the examination of networked…

May 28, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Erich Rast, "Value Disagreement and Two Aspects of Meaning"

May 24, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Anthony Jensen

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

May 23, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 8ª Sessão: Antonio Moretti

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

May 16, 2018

Jakob Krebs, 16 May, 15h to 16h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Pictorial Models, Imagination, and…

May 16, 2018

Rules, normativity and values: revisiting the Kantian perspective and its critics

EpLab Conference

May 14, 2018

Mehmet Ali Üzelgün, 14 May 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Level, focus, and force of argumentative…

May 14, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

John Gibbons, "Things That Make Things Reasonable"

May 10, 2018

"The Phantasy-Subject: Phenomenology of Image and Aesthetic Experience"

International Workshop

May 09, 2018

EPLAB Masterclass Series

Santoni de Sio

May 04, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão VII: Paulo Catrica e Nélio Conceição

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

April 24, 2018

Virtualism and the Mind: Rethinking Presence, Representation and the Self

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning Workshop "Virtualism and the Mind"

April 23, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Gilbert Harman, "Moral Realism is Moral Relativism"

April 19, 2018

The Derivative Machine: Life Cut, Bundled and Sold

held by Jonathan Beller (Pratt Institute) | CineLAB Seminar

April 19, 2018

João Leite, 16 April 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "An Online Social Debating System"

April 16, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Berit Brogaard, "Moral Contextualism and Moral Relativism"

April 05, 2018

CultureLab | General Seminar

Seminário mensal do culturelab, Humberto Brito

April 03, 2018

Workshop: "Cuidado de Si: Perspectivas Antigas e Contemporâneas"

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

March 23, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão VI: Bruno Duarte & Alexandra Fortes

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

March 22, 2018

Erich Rast, 16.3., Sala 1.05 ID, 16h

Value Seminar Session with Erich Rast, Sala 1.05 ID 16h

March 16, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 4ª Sessão: Ana Kiffer

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

January 31, 2018

Seminário livre: “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura”

CultureLab | Questions of Subjectivity: Philosophy & Literature

October 18, 2017

Institutions

FCT
FCSH