Lucas Martins Néia


Wednesday 8 September (Day 3), Session 2, 6.30 pm


Lucas Martins Néia is a screenwriter, playwright, and theatre director. He holds a PhD in Communications from the University of São Paulo (USP, Brazil) and a BA in Performing Arts from the State University of Londrina (UEL, Brazil).

He is also a workshop instructor and speaker with the Pontos MIS Program, from the São Paulo Museum of Image and Sound (MIS-SP, Brazil), as well as a member of the Screenwriting Research Network (SRN) and the International Network of Communication Historiographers (RIHC).

His research interests include melodramatic manifestations and cultural identities, media representations, the theory and practice of screenwriting, and the history of drama in theatre, film, radio, and television.