Luís Correia de Sousa

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PhD and MA in Art History – Medieval, and a bachelor in Musicology from the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. He is a researcher at the Instituto de Estudos Medievais (IEM) and at the Centro de Estudos de Sociologia e Estética Musical (CESEM); he has been working and developing studies in the field of medieval iconography, especially musical iconography, and is a founding member of the Study Group for Musical Iconography of the International Musicological Society, created in June of 2006. In recent years, he has been working mainly in the field of medieval illumination, having completed a post-doctoral project focused on the study of portable Bibles of the 13th century, having prepared and edited the catalogue of all known manuscripts existing in Portuguese collections. He is currently preparing a catalogue of Bibles from the Romanesque period.