Bernardo Santareno – Portuguese, Writer, Resistant. 100 years

18 of June to 20 of September of 2020
Auditorium
Bernardo Santareno, in “Centenário Bernardo Santareno”

On June 18, the Aljube Museum Resistance and Freedom, within the scope of the cycle Intellectuals and Artists of Resistance, joins the celebrations of the centenary of the birth of Bernardo Santareno, with a Biobibliographical exhibition, which can be seen, at 4th floor of the Aljube Museum until September 20, or online, on the Museum’s Facebook.

The exhibition brings together some of the most important moments in the life and work of one of the greatest Portuguese playwrights in constant challenge to the Estado Novo, censorship, morality and order installed.

You can also download the portuguese exhibition support notebook, available through the following link:


Other events

Women from Marinha Grande
In partnership with the Women's Democratic Movement (MDM) we welcomed women from Marinha Grande who were resisting the dictatorship for a conversation about their memories of participating in strikes and workers' struggles in the glass industry, of repression and imprisonment by PIDE, and of fighting for women's rights and freedom.
28 of September of 2021 - 16h30
Guided Tours
On 25 September, the Museu do Aljube Resistência e Liberdade organises three guided tours aimed at different types of audiences.
25 of September of 2021 - 10h30
Readings of the New Portuguese Letters
Through the voice of other Marias we will dive into the "New Portuguese Letters" within the temporary exhibition WOMEN AND RESISTANCE - New Portuguese Letters and other struggles.
23 of September of 2021 - 19h00
“They were afraid and went and didn’t go”
In the scope of the parallel programming of the temporary exhibition "WOMEN AND RESISTANCE - New Portuguese Letters and other struggles" we welcome anti-fascist resistance women for a cycle of conversations around the experiences of resistance to dictatorship and the struggle for women's rights, still so necessary and current nowadays.
18 of September to 30 of October of 2021