João Cezar de Castro Rocha

João Cezar de Castro Rocha

João Cezar de Castro Rocha

Full Professor of Comparative Literature at Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro. Author of 11 books and editor of more than 20 titles. He holds a Degree in History from Rio de Janeiro State University (1992); Master’s degree in Literature from Rio de Janeiro State University (1994). In 1997, he completed his PhD in Letters at Rio de Janeiro State University. In 2002 completed his second PhD in Compared Literature by Stanford University. From 2005-2006 he held a postdoctoral degree at the Freie Universität, Berlin. In 2014, a new postdoctoral fellowship at Princeton University, where he also was visiting professor.