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Constantino Luz de Medeiros holds an M. A. and a Dr. Phil. (summa cum laude) in Theory of Literature and Comparative LIterature from the Universidade de São Paulo. He is a professor of Theory of Literature and Comparative Literature at the Universidade Federal of Minas Gerais, Brazil. He has translated several works from Friedrich Schlegel into Portuguese language, such as Notes on the Poetical Works of Giovanni Boccaccio, Dialogue on Poetry, Lucinde, Literary Notebooks (1797- 1803), On the Study of Greek Poetry. He is the author of The invention of literary modernity: Friedrich Schlegel and the German Romanticism (2018). His main research fields are literary criticism, Early German Romanticism and its refractions in modernity, studies of 18th century, literary historiography, studies about the novel, studies about theory, criticism and literary history, romantic irony, aesthetic, philosophy and poetry of Early German Romanticism. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
This project aims to investigate and highlight the "concept of literary criticism of Friedrich Schlegel". Our thesis seeks to demonstrate how the German critic, philosopher and philologist contributed for a change in the studies of literature of his age by doing a synthesis between the aesthetic and historical vision of the literary phenomena. By using the paradigms of the philosophy of...
Starting with the translation of the unpublished text in Portuguese of Friedrich Schlegel (1772-1829), "Nachricht von den Werken des Johannes Poetischen Boccaccio" ("Essay on the poetic works of Giovanni Boccaccio"), dated from 1801, on Giovanni Boccaccio and his work "Decameron", the project attempts to elucidate the importance of the work of Boccaccio to Friedrich Schlegel. Aiming to ...
(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)
MEDEIROS, Constantino Luz de. A crítica literária de Friedrich Schlegel. 2015. Tese (Doutorado) – Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo.
MEDEIROS, Constantino Luz de. Friedrich Schlegel: \"Relato sobre as obras poéticas de Giovanni Boccaccio\". Tradução e estudo preliminar.. 2011. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo.