Jose Alves Jana

Born in Lisbon in 1952. He has lived in Abrantes since he was 7 years old.

He studied at the Faculty of Arts at the University of Coimbra. Master in Contemporary Philosophy. He was a teacher at Escola Secundária Dr. Manuel Fernandes and at Escola Superior de Tecnologia de Abrantes.

He was part of ADEPRA-Association for the Defense and Study of the Heritage of the Abrantes Region, having been director of the periodical Abrantes: notebooks for the history of the municipality. In 1995 he was one of the founders of the cultural association Palha de Abrantes.

He is a member of the Abrantes Philosophy Club and the Abrantes Local History Study Center.


JANA, José Eduardo Alves – Towards a theory of the human body: presentation and critique of Pedro Laín Entralgo’s theory of the human body. Lisbon: Instituto Piaget, D.L. 1995. ISBN 972-8245-21-1

JANA, José Eduardo Alves – Caught: right to memory. Abrantes: Palha de Abrantes, 2001. ISBN 972-97135-9-6


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