After finishing an undergraduate degree in Brazil, Gui completed an MA at the University of London and a DPhil in Oxford. He held teaching positions at Queen Mary (London) and King’s College (London) before joining the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages in 2010, first as a Lecturer and then as a Senior Lecturer in Portuguese.
Gui teaches Portuguese language to all year groups, as well as Special Subjects Brazilian Cinema and Latin American Cinema to final year students.
Gui’s research centres on Brazilian Cinema, with a focus on literary adaptation. Other interests include Brazilian popular culture, translation, queer cinema, and Latin American cinema.