Born in 1968 in AltÃ´nia, ParanÃ¡ state, Brazil. Graduate in Artistic Education (Visual Arts, 1997), Master in Education (Andrei Tarkovsky, religion Icons, landscape, 2002) and Ph. D. in History of Art (Clint Eastwood, landscape, narrative, 2012), all by Universidade Estadual de Campinas (State University of Campinas, SÃ£o Paulo, Brazil). Currently postdoctoral scholar in History of Art by Cnpq (National Council of Scientific Researches) in Universidade Estadual de Campinas. Research about midiatic possessions in contemporary supernatural horror films.