Miguel Cardina


Miguel Cardina is a Senior Researcher at the Centre for Social Studies. He is currently President of CES Scientific Board and was co-coordinator of the Research Group on Humanities, Migration and Peace Studies (NHUMEP) from 2013 to 2016. In 2016 won a Starting Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) to coordinate the project «CROME - Crossed Memories, Politics of Silence. The Colonial-Liberation Wars in Postcolonial Times». He is the author or co-author of several books, book chapters or papers on colonialism, anticolonialism and the colonial wars; political ideologies in the sixties and seventies; and the dynamics between history and memory.

Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Cardina, Miguel (2017), A guerra colonial entre a memória e o esquecimento, in Charles Monteiro, Klaus Hilbert. Paula Godinho (org.), Memória e Património: diálogos entre o Brasil e Portugal. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS, 81-92

Article in Scientific journal

Cardina, Miguel (2017), "Territorializing Maoism: Dictatorship, War, and Anticolonialism in the Portuguese "Long Sixties"", Journal for the Study of Radicalism, 11, 2, 107-128

Article in Scientific journal

Cardina, Miguel (2016), "Pasados problemáticos: guerra y memoria en el Portugal contemporáneo", Historia del Presente, 28, 63-74