Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

Thayse Leal Lima holds a BA in Portuguese and Brazilian Literature and a Ma in Brazilian Literature from Federal University of Minas Gerais and she is currently a PhD candidate for Portuguese and Brazilian Studies at Brown University.  She is currently working on a dissertation about intellectual exchanges between Brazilian and Hispanic American literary critics during the second half of the Twentieth Century.  Her research interests include 20th century Brazilian, Hispanic American and Lusophone Literature, intellectual history and literary criticism.