Public engagement plays a critical role in facilitating and strengthening engagement between researchers and communities beyond universities. It ensures academic work has impact and relevance to wider society. Below you will find some examples of public engagement initiatives that I have had the pleasure of developing, organizing and/or moderating.
The Livrofonia podcast discusses sound, listening and music in literature. Musician Mariá Portugal and I produced it for Stanford University’s Sense and Sound project. In each episode, writers, musicians, artists and scholars talked about sound and literary writing. Available in Portuguese.