Felipe de Saavedra

Felipe de Saavedra

Biography

Historian and Camões specialist, Felipe de Saavedra lives and works in Macau. He coordinates the Camões Network in Asia & Africa. In 2022, he has published the text and commentary of an unpublished letter by Camões. Also in 2022, he organized the Os Lusíadas 450 Years Congress in Ternate/Jakarta, Indonesia, and in 2024, the Camões Half Millennium International Congress in Macau, both bringing together participants from all over the world.

Together with Prof. Zhang Weimin, Professor Felipe de Saavedra is now preparing an edition of the main works of Camões in Portuguese and Chinese.