Hélder Beja

Hélder Beja is a writer, editor and reporter with years of experience in covering the Arts. With a degree in Communication from the University of Minho (Portugal), he worked in several Portuguese media (Público, i, Sábado) before moving to Macau in 2010. He's the co-founder of The Script Road - Macau Literary Festival and its current Programme Director. An author himself, Beja won the Macau Daily Times Short Story Award in 2012. His work as a filmmaker, Once Upon a Time in Ka Ho, has been selected for the Macau International Film and Video Festival and has also been shown in Shenzhen, Shanghai and Spain. He is a contributor to LER, Portugal's main literary magazine, and Cha: An Asian Literary Journal. For 4 years (2014-17), he has been the Editor-in-Chief of Macau CLOSER, an arts & lifestyle magazine.

Member Since: 9/1/2016

Country: Macau, Portugal

Identity: Writer

Workplace: Literary Organisation