Prof. Orlando Grossegesse

Title prefix: 
Prof.
First name: 
Orlando
Family name: 
Grossegesse
Country: 
Portugal
Institution: 
Universidade do Minho
Department: 
Instituto de Letras e Ciências Humanas (ILCH)
Short description: 
  • From 1981 to 1986, studying at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in München, in the areas of Romanistic Philology (Hispanics, Lusitanistics) and Communication Science.
  • 1986: Magister Artium. From 1986 to 1988, scholarship of the Bavarian State.
  • 1989: Doctor philosophiae.
  • From 1990 onwards, teaching and investigating at the University of Minho (Braga, Northern Portugal).
  • 1990-1997: lecturer. Until 1993, creation of the German Section. 1997-2000: assistant. 
  • 2000-2004: Professor Auxiliar.
  • Since 2004: Professor Associado.
  • Since 2013: Coordinator of the Thematic Line in Literature Sciences at CEHUM
Languages: 
German, Spanish, Portuguese, English
Teaching areas: 

German Literature and Culture; Portuguese and Spanish Literature; Comparative Literature and Culture (mainly German / Portuguese); Translation Studies.

Publications: 

Author:

  • Konversation und Roman. Untersuchungen zum Werk von Eça de Queiroz. [Diss. 1988/89], Col. Text und Kontext 7, Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1991, 343 pp.
  • José Saramago lesen. Werk – Leben – Bibliographie. Berlin: Walter Frey (edition tranvía), 1999, 138 pp; 2nd edition (updated; new chapters and material added), 2009, 184 pp. 

Organization

  • Literaturtheorie am Ende? - 50 Jahre Wolfgang Kaysers «Sprachliches Kunstwerk». Org. with Erwin Koller, Tübingen: Francke 2001, 211 pp.
  • Portugal – Alemanha – Brasil. Actas do VI Encontro Luso-Alemão / 6. Deutsch-Portugiesisches Arbeitsgespräch. Org. with Erwin Koller, M. Matos e A. Malheiro da Silva, Braga : CEHUM (Col. Hespérides 14), 2003, 2 vols: 333 pp. / 377 pp.
  • Re-Presenting the Body / Re-presentações do Corpo. Org. with Ana Gabriela Macedo, Braga: CEHUM (Col. Hespérides 15), 2003, 164 pp.
  • «O estado do nosso futuro». Brasil e Portugal entre identidade e globalização. Berlin: edition tranvía, 2004, 171 pp.
  • Interart Poétics: text to image, stage, screen and beyond / Poética Inter-Artes: do texto à imagem, ao palco, ao écran. Org. with Ana Gabriela Macedo, Braga: CEHUM (Col. Hespérides 18), 2006, 138 pp.
  • Wildern in luso-austro-deutschen Sprach- und Textrevieren. Festschrift zum 60. Geburtstag von Erwin Koller. Homenagem ao Prof. Erwin Koller. Org. with Cristina Flores, Braga: CEHUM (Col. Poliedro 20), 2007, 362 pp.
  • À procura da Lisboa africana. Da encenação do Império ultramarino às realidades suburbanas. Org. with Henry Thorau, Braga: CEHUM (Col. Hespérides 24), 2009, 175 pp.
  • Mnemo-Grafias Interculturais / Interkulturelle Mnemo-Grafien / Intercultural Mnemo-Graphies. Org. with Mário Matos, Braga / V.N.Famalicão: CEHUM / Ed. Húmus, 2012, 356 pp.