CFP: Cultural Transfers between Portugal and the Lusophone Countries
Perspective – actualité de l’histoire de l’art, is a peer-reviewed journal published by the French National Institute in Art History

“The forthcoming issue of Perspective: actualité en histoire de l’art is dedicated to cultural transfers between Portugal and the Lusophone Countries (Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Macau, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe). In this issue we are aiming at critically reconsidering art-historical discourses rooted in nation- state assumptions, by examining the territory’s extent and specificities as cultural and historical constructs. Avoiding endogenous or essentialist approaches, we propose to consider the topic beyond stereotypes, such as the myth of the Age of Discoveries and luso-tropicalism, identitarian representations, the dichotomy between high and low art or the divide between center and periphery.” … Read More Here

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 16 March 2020 (2,000-3,000-character summary, with a provisional title, a short bibliography on the topic, and a 2-3 line biography)

CONTACT: revue-perspective@

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Chloé Buire (2020, March 10). CFP: Cultural Transfers between Portugal and the Lusophone Countries. Luanda Micro Lab. Retrieved June 24, 2024, from

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