Luis Trindade is Senior Lecturer in Portuguese Studies at Birkbeck, University of London. From 2015, he is also FCT Researcher at the Institute for Contemporary History at the New University of Lisbon with a project on the history of audiovisual cultures in Portugal (1950s-1980s). He has worked on Portuguese nationalism and several other aspects of twentieth-century cultural history, and in 2008 published O Estranho Caso do Nacionalismo Português, on the relations between Salazarism and literature. He has also published on the histories of Portuguese cinema, intellectuals, journalism and advertising. In 2013, he edited The Making of Modern Portugal, an introduction to Portuguese modern history.