Anna M. Klobucka is Professor of Portuguese and Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. She is the author of The Portuguese Nun: Formation of a National Myth (2000; Portuguese translation 2006), O Formato Mulher: A Emergência da Autoria Feminina na Poesia Portuguesa (2009), and O Mundo Gay de António Botto (2018). She also coedited After the Revolution: Twenty Years of Portuguese Literature 1974-1994 (with Helena Kaufman, 1997), Embodying Pessoa: Corporeality, Gender, Sexuality (with Mark Sabine, 2007; Portuguese edition 2010), and Gender, Empire and Postcolony: Luso-Afro-Brazilian Intersections (with Hilary Owen, 2014).


US Scholar Program – All Disciplines Award

Position, Home Institution: Professor, University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Portuguese

Field of Study: Literature – Modern Literature

Project Title: “Among Women: Cultural Agency, Sociability, and Sexuality on the Margins of Portuguese Modernism”

Host Institution, Location: University of Lisbon, School of Arts and Humanities (FLUL), Program in Literary Theory, Lisbon

Grant Duration, Starting Date (month): 4 months, starting in February 2022