Born and bred in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Felipe has an MPhil and BA in Communication Studies (PUC-Rio), integrating aspects of both social sciences and the humanities. He then moved to the UK and completed a PhD in Modern Languages at the University of Oxford (Wolfson College) as a Clarendon Scholar, before joining King’s in 2013. He is also an affiliate of the King’s Brazil Institute and the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies.
Research interests and PhD supervision
Felipe is a literary and cultural scholar with interests spanning literature, music, and print culture from the South Atlantic World, with a particular emphasis on Brazil and Latin America. He welcomes applications from prospective doctoral students who want to pursue research on the following topics:
- Narratives and modern culture of Brazil from the 19th century onwards
- Afro-Brazilian and/or Afro-Latin-American cultures
- Race and race relations in Brazil
- Periodical print culture and its history
From race to music to literature to visual culture to history, Felipe teaches a range of Arts & Humanities modules at postgraduate and undergraduate programmes (Global Cultures; Liberal Arts; Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies) that reflect his interdisciplinary expertise and have a Global South perspective.
Expertise and public engagement
Felipe is the editor-in-chief of the interdisciplinary academic journal Brasiliana, and has held fellowships at Princeton University and National Autonomous University of Mexico, as well as delivered invited talks at various events, festivals, and academic institutions in the UK, USA, Mexico, Mozambique, and Brazil.
A selection of media coverage of his research can be found in the links below:
Please see Felipe's Research Profile for further details.
- Magazines and Modernity in Brazil: Transnational Networks and Cross-Cultural Exchanges (co-edited with Monica Velloso and Valeria Guimaraes). London: Anthem Press, 2020.
- Cronicas da Bruzundanga: a literatura militante de Lima Barreto. Sao Paulo: e-galaxia, 2017.
- Satiras e outras subversoes: textos ineditos de Lima Barreto. Sao Paulo: Penguin-Companhia das Letras, 2016.
Botelho Correa, F., 2020, Anthem Press. (Brazilian Studies) Research output: Book/Report › Book › peer-review
Botelho Correa, F., Apr 2019, (E-pub ahead of print) In: REVISTA IBEROAMERICANA. 85, 267, p. 497-513 17 p. Research output: Contribution to journal › Review article › peer-review. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.5195/reviberoamer.2019.7774
De Oliveira Botelho Correa, F., Dec 2018, In: Words Without Borders. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
De Oliveira Botelho Correa, F., 15 Jan 2018, In: Revista Brasileira. IX, 94, p. 87-95 Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
De Oliveira Botelho Correa, F., 2018, In: BULLETIN OF SPANISH STUDIES - GLASGOW. 95, 23 Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Botelho Correa, F., Dec 2017, In: Luso-Brazilian Review. 54, 2, p. 45-65 Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.3368/lbr.54.2.45
De Oliveira Botelho Correa, F., 2017, Literature and Ethics in Contemporary Brazil. de Carvalho, V. M. & Gavioli, N. (eds.). Routledge, p. 210 225 p. Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-review
Correa, F. B., 22 Jul 2016, São Paulo, Brazil: Penguin-Companhia das Letras. 552 p. (Ficção) Research output: Book/Report › Book › peer-review
Botelho Correa, F., Dec 2014, In: Machado de Assis em linha. 7, 14, p. 61 - 81 21 p. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Botelho Correa, F., Jul 2014, In: Brasiliana – Journal for Brazilian Studies. 3, 1, p. 526-529 4 p. Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article review › peer-review