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

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

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

June 06, 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

EPLAB Masterclass Series

Santoni de Sio

May 04, 2018

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

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning Workshop "Virtualism and the Mind"

April 23, 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

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 7ª Sessão: Pietro Gori

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

April 11, 2018

CultureLab | General Seminar

Seminário mensal do culturelab, Humberto Brito

April 03, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 6ª Sessão: António Cardiello

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

March 21, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Ernani Chaves

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

March 12, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Roberto Barros

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

February 28, 2018

Paul Smart, 28 Feb, 2018, 17h to 18h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Dream Machines: Predictive Processing,…

February 28, 2018

Paula Olmos, 19 February 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Narratives in Scientific Justificatory Practice"

February 19, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 5ª Sessão: Claudio Rozzoni

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

February 14, 2018

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

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

January 31, 2018

Discussing Davidson Colloquium

Discussing Davidson Colloquium, 26 JAN 2017, 10:30 - 18:00

January 26, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão IV: Susana Viegas

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

January 25, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | André Muniz Garcia

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

January 10, 2018

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

"The Force of Law", F. Schauer

December 13, 2017

Andri Christodoulou, 11 Dec 2017, 16h30

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Using argumentation as a tool for…

December 11, 2017

Dina Mendonça, Fr 27 Nov 17 Sala 606 TB, 16h

Dina Mendonça on the Role of Reflexivity and Meta-Emotions in…

November 24, 2017

I Biennale Nietzscheana - "Nietzsche e as artes / Nietzsche and the Arts"

First meeting of the Research Group "HyperNietzsche" - Public Conference

November 15, 2017

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

CultureLab | Questions of Subjectivity: Philosophy & Literature

October 18, 2017

Nietzsche & Wittgenstein - On Values / Sobre os valores

International Workshop

March 10, 2017

Institutions

FCT
FCSH