The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture is a multidisciplinary international studies and outreach unit dedicated to the study of the language, literatures and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world
  • Exhibition Oásis by Nuno Sá
    Date: January 7, 2016 – June 2016

    Location: The New Bedford Whaling Museum, Jacobs Family Gallery
  • Annual Holiday Celebration
    Date: Monday, December 14, 5:30pm-8:30pm

    Location: The New Bedford Whaling Museum, Jacobs Family Gallery
  • Publication and Book Launch of Fernando Pessoa as English Reader and Writer
    Date: September 25, 2015, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Location: Lecture Hall, Star Store - 715 Purchase St - New Bedford, MA
  • Call for Papers: Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies / 29
    The next volume of Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies (PLCS) focuses on historical, literary and cultural aspects of the Portuguese-speaking world in the eighteenth century.

    The deadline for submission is September 30, 2015
  • UMass in Lisbon – Study Abroad Program in Portugal
    Spend a semester or a full academic year in Portugal’s vibrant capital city – Lisbon!
  • Study in Portugal Network (SiPN)
    SiPN provides a flexible study abroad experience designed for North-american students.
  • Publication of Saint Christopher by Eça de Queirós
    Saint Christopher, a powerful story by Portugal's greatest nineteenth-century writer, expresses a deeply felt passion for social justice and human solidarity.

    Saint Christopher is volume 9 of the Adamastor Book Series.
  • Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives
    The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives are named for the pioneer Portuguese-language radio and newspaper personality, Affonso Gil Mendes Ferreira and house the largest collection of historical material documenting the experience of Portuguese immigrants and their descendants in the United States.
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Events

Nuno Sa

Event

Exhibition Oásis by Nuno Sá

Discover the rich and diverse marine life of the pelagic oceans surrounding the Azorean archipelago in the Oásis exhibition by internationally renowned underwater photographer Nuno Sá.

January 7, 2016 – June 2016
Jacobs Family Gallery, New Bedford Whaling Museum
Free and open to the public
NY Portuguese Short Film Festival 2015

Event

Annual Holiday Celebration

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in partnership with The Consulate of Portugal in New Bedford and SATA/Azores Express, cordially invite you to join us for light refreshments and cocktails at our Annual Holiday Celebration.

December 14, 5:30pm-8:30pm
The New Bedford Whaling Museum, Jacobs Family Gallery
Free and open to the public
NY Portuguese Short Film Festival 2015

Event

Vasco Cordeiro, President of the Regional Government of the Azores visits the
Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture

November 13, 2015
Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, UMass Dartmouth
See details
Fernando Pessoa as English Reader and Writer

Event

Publication and Book Launch of Fernando Pessoa as English Reader and Writer

Tagus Press, the publishing arm of the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, announces the publication of Fernando Pessoa as English Reader and Writer, edited by Patricio Ferrari (Brown University) and Jerónimo Pizarro (University of the Andes, Colombia).

October 2, 2015, 5:00pm
Providence Athenaeum - 251 Benefit St., Providence, RI
Free and open to the public
Call for Papers

Announcement

Call for Papers: Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies / 29

The next volume of Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies (PLCS) focuses on historical, literary and cultural aspects of the Portuguese-speaking world in the eighteenth century.

The deadline for submission is September 30, 2015. We encourage authors to submit articles in English or Portuguese. Submissions must conform to the journal’s guidelines,

Study in Portugal Network

Announcement

UMass in Lisbon – Study Abroad Program in Portugal

Spend a semester or a full academic year in Portugal’s vibrant capital city – Lisbon!

UMass in Lisbon is the only residential study abroad program in Lisbon offered by a major American university. You'll gain unrivaled access to one of the world's most important centers of strategic language, history and culture.

Study in Portugal Network

Announcement

Study in Portugal Network (SiPN)

The Study in Portugal Network (SiPN) study abroad program is managed by the non-profit Luso-American Foundation for Development (FLAD), with the support of the Portuguese Ministry of Education and Science, the US Embassy in Lisbon, the Fulbright Commission in Portugal, AICEP, and the Lisbon City Municipality, among others. It offers North American students the opportunity to spend a semester, year or a summer in the vibrant capital city of Lisbon, Portugal. Eventually, SiPN seeks to expand beyond Lisbon to include other quality Portuguese universities in other cities.

Saint Christopher

Announcement

Publication of Saint Christopher by Eça de Queirós

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth, in partnership with the University Press of New England (UPNE), announces the publication of Saint Christopher by Eça de Queirós, translated by Gregory Rabassa and Earl Fitz, with a foreword by Carlos Reis.  Saint Christopher, a powerful story by Portugal’s greatest nineteenth-century writer, expresses a deeply felt passion for social justice and human solidarity.

Umass Dartmouth

Announcement

Tagus Press: Call for Manuscripts

Tagus Press invites manuscripts and proposals for consideration in its four book series namely, Portuguese in the Americas and the World; Adamastor: Literatures, Cultures and Societies of the Portuguese-speaking World; Brazilian Literature in Translation; and Classic Histories from the Portuguese-speaking World in Translation.

Keynote Addresses

The latest Keynote Addresses

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UMass in Lisbon
Study Abroad Program in Portugal
UMass in Lisbon

Spend a semester or a full academic year in Portugal’s vibrant capital city – Lisbon!

Study in Portugal Network (SiPN)
SiPN

The Study in Portugal Network (SiPN) study abroad program offers to North American students the opportunity to spend a semester, year or a summer in the vibrant capital city of Lisbon, Portugal.

Helio and Amelia Pedroso/Luso-American Foundation Endowed Chair in Portuguese Studies
Chair

Fall Semester 2015

Sergio Paulo Guimarães de Sousa

Ferreira Mendes
Portuguese-American Archives
Ferreira Mendes Portuguese-American Archives
Click here for more information related to the Ferreira Mendes Portuguese- American Archives
Tagus Press
Tagus Press
Tagus Press is the publishing arm of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, a multidisciplinary international studies and outreach unit dedicated to the study of the language, literatures and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world. Recognized as a leader in bringing Portuguese literature, history, and culture to an English-speaking audience, Tagus Press's groundbreaking translations and journals address both Portuguese life abroad and in the United States.

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