Credentials: PhD Student
Position title: Organizer
Mariana Oliveira is a PhD student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She got her Master’s in Brazilian literature at the same institution. She is originally from Brazil and got her BA in Literatures in English at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. Her main research interests include modernist poetry in the Lusophone world, in particular Brazil, Portugal and Cape Verde; and travel literature, especially representations of the sea and islands. She is the assistant to the editors of the Luso-Brazilian Review and the TA for Portuguese 201. She can be found every Thursday at Bate Papo, the Portuguese conversation table.