Álvaro Seiça

Visiting Researcher

Education

  • PhD, Digital Culture, University of Bergen

Teaching & Research Interests

Álvaro Seiça is a Portuguese writer and researcher based in Bergen, Norway. He is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the University of Bergen, the University of California, Los Angeles and the University of Coimbra, where he investigates the poetics and politics of erasure within the European Union-funded project “ARTDEL: The Art of Deleting.” Seiça holds a PhD in Digital Culture from UiB, with the thesis “setInterval(): Time-Based Readings of Kinetic Poetry” (2017).

Recent Publications

  • Seiça, Álvaro. 2017. setInterval(): Time-Based Readings of Kinetic Poetry. 433 pages.
  • Seiça, Álvaro. 2017. The Freedom Adventure of Portuguese Experimentalism and Kinetic Poetry. 9, pages 165-180. In:

    • Tabbi, Joseph. 2017. The Bloomsbury Handbook of Electronic Literature. Bloomsbury Academic. 500 pages. ISBN: 9781474230254.
  • Seiça, Álvaro. 2017. Transdução: Processos de Transferência na Literatura Electrónica e Arte Digital. Edições Húmus. 160 pages. ISBN: 978-989-755-241-0.
  • Seiça, Álvaro; Torres, Rui. 2016. O Experimentalismo como Invenção, Transgressão e Metamorfose: A PO.EX Revisitada Através de Po-ex.net. Colóquio. Letras. 1939-17doi: http://coloquio.gulbenkian.pt/bib/sirius.exe/getrec?mfn=18940&_template=singleRecord
  • Seiça, Álvaro. 2016. Digital Poetry and Critical Discourse: A Network of Self-References? MatLit (Centro de Literatura Portuguesa da Universidade de Coimbra). 495-123doi: 10.14195/2182-8830_4-1_6