Sérgio Dias Branco

Email: sdiasbranco@fl.uc.pt

Personal page: sdiasbranco.net

ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2444-9905

See ful CV Here 

 

 

Bio note

Sérgio Dias Branco (PhD University of Kent) is Assistant Professor of Film Studies at the University of Coimbra, where he coordinates the Film and Image Studies and the Laboratory for Investigating and Practicing Art (LIPA) and directs the MA in Art Studies. He is a member of the Direction Board of AIM - Association of Moving Image Researchers and of the film analysis group “The Magnifying Class” at Oxford University. Sérgio co-edits the IFILNOVA-based Cinema: Journal of Philosophy and the Moving Image and Conversations: The Journal of Cavellian Studies and is the author of Por Dentro das Imagens: Obras de Cinema, Ideias do Cinema (Documenta, 2016). His current research focuses on film criticism and the philosophy of attention, Portuguese cinema after the April Revolution, and film and Christianity.

 

Academic Expertise and Research Interests

Aesthetics and philosophy of the moving image; Christian theology; Film and religion; Film criticism; Film history; Film theory; Marxism; Stanley Cavell; Television studies; Theological aesthetics; Working-class studies

 

Publications

Books

  • Branco, S. D. (2016). Por Dentro das Imagens: Obras de Cinema, Ideias do Cinema. Lisbon: Documenta. ISBN: 978-9898618924.

 

Journal Issues

 

Refereed Journal Articles

 

Non-Refereed Journal Articles

  • Branco, S. D. (2016). Corpos Instáveis: Os Vídeos Musicais de Chris Cunningham. ESC:ALA: Revista Electrónica de Estudos e Práticas Interartes, no. 7. University of Porto.
  • Branco, S. D. (2016). The Law of Capital: The Measure of a Man. Film International, 11 Sept. 
  • Branco, S. D. (2016). Antígona, Mulher Levantada. Vértice, no. 176: 98-106.
  • Branco, S. D. (2015). Entendimentos do Cinema: A Linguagem Analítica e Crítica para Daniel Frampton e David Bordwell. Vértice, no. 174: 58-70.
  • Branco, S. D. (2015). A Matéria do Mal: Os Filmes Noir de Orson Welles. Vértice, no. 177: 13-37.
  • Branco, S. D. (2015). Um Encontro Desencontrado em Tempo de Guerra. Via Latina: Fórum de Confrontação de Ideias, no. 12: 102-104.

 

Book Chapters

  • Branco, S. D. (2017). As Águas de Sua Mãe: Líquida Força, Líquida Fragilidade. In A. C. Pereira and L. Nogueira (orgs.), UBICinema 2007-2017 (pp. 209-217). Covilhã: Editora LabCom.IFP.
  • Branco, S. D. (2016). A Cidade das Imagens: Três Olhares Fílmicos sobre a Urbanidade de Hoje. In F. Velez de Castro and J. L. J. Fernandes (coords.), Territórios do Cinema: Representações e Paisagens da Pós-Modernidade (pp. 103-122). Malaga: Eumed - University of Malaga.
  • Branco, S. D. (2016). Sembène, Ousmane (1923-2007). In I. Ness and Z. Cope (eds.), The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism, Vol. I (pp. 218-222). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Branco, S. D. (2015). Magic and Loss: Style, Progression and the “Ending” of Carnivàle. In P. Aloi and H. E. Johnston (eds.), “Carnivàle” and the American Grotesque: Critical Essays on the HBO Series (pp. 57-72). Jefferson, NC: McFarland.

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