Carla Alves da Silva

 Carla Alves da Silva

Contact Information

4080 FLB M/C 176 Urbana, IL 61801

Office Hours

  • By appointment
Graduate Student

Biography

Ph.D. Student in Brazilian literature and culture

Research Interests

  • Brazilian cinema, road narratives in film, literature and film (adaptation), Portuguese as a second language, Portuguese through film.

Research Description

Road narratives in Brazilian film.

Education

  • M.A., UERJ - Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
  • B.A., UFRJ - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

Grants

  • LAS Humanities Award, Fall 2010-Summer 2011
  • Tinker Field Research Grant, Summer 2010
  • Lemann Graduate Fellowship,Fall 2010- Summer 2011
  • Lemann Graduate Fellowship, Fall 2011- Summer 2012

External URLs

  • Linkedin

Courses

  • PORT 200 - Intensive Grammar/ Portuguese through film
  • PORT 320 - Readings in Portuguese
  • PORT 400 - Intensive Beginning Portuguese
  • PORT 401 - Intermediate Portuguese