Cover of the book.

Father Nuno Xico Nuno – A man acting in times of change, by Natália Rodrigues (Coord.), Carlos Figueira, Emília Galego, Jorge Custódio and José Ermitão

9 of July of 2019 - 18h30
Aljube Museum Auditorium
Cover of the book.

Book of memoirs and portrait of a priest who taught Religion and Morals in a new and defiant attitude towards the shadowed times of  Marcelismo (Marcelo Caetano´s governance). Therefore, pursued by PIDE and expelled from high school where he taught and invited young people to the “New Time”.

Presentation by
Jorge Custódio, Emília Galego and Natália Rodrigues
Followed by a Port of Honor

Musical participation by 
Francisco Fanhais

Author Editing, June 2019

Book and presentation in portuguese.

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