Ms Lúcia Loureiro

Title prefix: 
Ms
First name: 
Lúcia
Family name: 
Loureiro
Country: 
Portugal
Institution: 
Universidade do Minho
Department: 
Department of English & North American Studies
Title: 
Lecturer
Languages: 

English

French

Spanish

Portuguese

Teaching areas: 

Creative Writing

Cultural Animation

English Language

Research areas: 

Irish culture and literature.

The evolution of the figure of the 'wise fool' in European literature.

Migrations and the representation of the Irish Travelling community in literature and film.

The function of the storyteller in contemporary society.

Publications: 
“Tramps and Tinkers: the 'Wise Fool' in Synge's Plays” in Diacrítica, Ciências da Literatura, n.º 17/3, 2003.