Bruno Abreu Costa

Bruno Abreu Costa


Bruno Abreu Costa holds an undergraduate degree in History and a Master’s degree in History – Societies, Policies and Religions, from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Coimbra. He collaborates with the Centre for Lusophone and European Literatures and Cultures in the University of Madeira (CLEPUL-UMa) and is in the process of obtaining a PhD in the subject of the Atlantic Islands from the University of Madeira, conducting comparative research on the action of the Inquisition in the archipelagos of the Azores, Canaries and Madeira, during the Iberian Union period.

Main interests and research topics: History of Religion; the Inquisition; History of Madeira; the Diocese of Funchal.



Research group(s): Cultural encounters and evasion; Local and regional heritage and identities