Patrícia Lino (Portugal, 1990) is Assistant Professor of Luso-Brazilian literatures, cultures, and cinema at UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles). Lino is the author of the essays Manoel de Barros e A Poesia Cínica (Relicário, Brazil 2019) and Antilógica (Macondo, Brazil 2018). Lino also directed Vibrant Hands (I Camões, US 2019). She works as a poet and literary critic. Lino presented, published, and exhibited essays, poems, illustrations, and videos in Portugal, Brazil, the US, Colombia, Mexico, Spain and France.