Severino João Albuquerque
Contemporary Brazilian literature and theatre, gender and queer studies, performance.
Clarice Lispector, Lucio Cardoso, Caio Fernando Abreu, Silviano Santiago
2015 Institute for Research in the Humanities Fellowship, U of Wisconsin-Madison
2008 Elizabeth Steinberg Award (for best book published by the U of Wisconsin P between 2003 and 2008; for Tentative Transgressions)
2005 Roberto Reis Award, Brazilian Studies Association (for best book on Brazil published in English between 2002 ahd 2004; for Tentative Transgressions)
2002 Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award, U of Wisconsin-Madison
2015. Performing Brazil: Essays on Culture, Identity, and the Performing Arts. Ed. S. J. Albuquerque and Kathryn Bishop-Sanchez. Madison: U of Wisconsin P.
2010. Nabuco e Wisconsin: Conferências nos Estados Unidos. Ed. S. J. Albuquerque. Rio de Janeiro: Editora Bem-te-vi.
2004. Tentative Transgressions: Homosexuality, AIDS, and the Theater in Brazil. Madison: U of Wisconsin P.
1991. Violent Acts: A Study of Contemporary Latin American Theater. Detroit: Wayne State UP.
[forthcoming 2016] "Making it Relevant: Reflections on the Teaching of Brazilian Theater in the United States." In: Teaching Latin American Theater in the United States. Ed. Stuart Day. Edwardsville: Southern Illinois UP.
"The Theatre in Brazil through 1900." In: The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature. vol. 3. Ed. Roberto González Echevarría and Enrique Pupo-Walker. Cambrige: Cambridge UP, 1996. 105-25; 759-65.
"The Brazilian Theatre in the Twentieth Century." In: The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature. vol. 3. Ed. Roberto González Echevarría and Enrique Pupo-Walker. Cambrige: Cambridge UP, 1996. 269-313; 812-23.
"The Mask as Sign of Violence in Contemporary Latin American Theatre. In: Drama and Violence. Ed. James Redmond. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1991. 269-75.
Recent articles in journals:
"Brazilian literature: Drama." Handbook of Latin American Studies 70 (2015). U of Texas P, 2015/Library of Congress. 176-81.
"Outro mundo, outros mundos: Clarice Lispector e a descoberta da América." Letterature d'America [Rome] Vol. 150 Anno 34 (2014) 55-78.
"Directing and Teaching in a Summer Intensive Program in Portuguese." Publications of the Modern Language Association of America (PMLA) 127.4 (2012) 980-82.
The Recife Diaries of Tulio Carella