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Classic Portuguese Literature

Code 12341
Year 1
Semester S2
ECTS Credits 6
Workload OT(15H)/TP(45H)
Scientific area Literaturas
Entry requirements Do not exist.
Mode of delivery Lessons of practical-theoretical nature.
Work placements It doesn't apply.
Learning outcomes Analyze Portuguese literature from classical period.
By the end of the Semester, the student must be able to:
- recognize the literary trends of the XVI century;
- identify the major works and authors of the Portuguese Renaissance literature;
- read, analyze and comment on different literary Renaissance texts.
Syllabus 1. The Renaissance in Portugal and in Europe.
2. Gil Vicente's theater.
3. The poetry of Sá de Miranda.
4. The sentimental narrative Menina e Moça, of Bernardim Ribeiro.
5. Luís Vaz de Camões: epic and lyric poetry.
Main Bibliography Main bibliography:
CAMÕES, Luís de, Os Lusíadas, edição integral, fixação do texto de Hernâni Cidade, ilustrações de Lima de Freitas, Lisboa, Círculo de Leitores, 1984.
CAMÕES, Luís de, Rimas, texto estabelecido e prefaciado por Álvaro Júlio da Costa Pimpão, Coimbra, Almedina, nova edição, 2005.
MIRANDA, Sá de, Poesias, edição de Carolina Michaëlis de Vasconcelos, Lisboa, IN-CM, 1989.
RIBEIRO, Bernardim, Menina e Moça ou Saudades, edição de Helder Macedo, Lisboa, Publicações Dom Quixote, 1990.
VICENTE, Gil, Copilaçam de Todalas Obras de Gil Vicente, 2 vols., Introd. e normalização do texto de Maria Leonor Carvalhão Buescu, Lisboa, IN-CM, 1984.

All the other references will be recommended during the Semmester.
Language Portuguese. Tutorial support is available in English.
Last updated on: 2021-06-05

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