Program Assistant of Católica Doctoral School (CADOS). Ph.D. in Comparative Literary Studies from Northwestern University (Evanston, USA). She holds a Master’s Degree in Literary Studies and a BA in Studies of Languages and Literature, both from Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP/Araraquara, Brazil). She is a co-editor of Diffractions, the Graduate Journal for the Study of Culture, and a researcher at the Research Centre for Communication and Culture (CECC), where she is a member of the research group “Literature and the Global Contemporary”. She has developed research in the fields of Lusophone culture, with a particular emphasis on Brazil, as well as of hemispheric and transnational literature, poetry and poetics, Brazuca literature, and Walt Whitman. Patrícia Anzini is also a member of the Ubuntu Academy’s Scientific Committee.