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
  • 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese activities
    Film: A Viagem Autonómica - Portugal

    Monday, July 21, 6:00 p.m.
    Casa dos Açores da Nova Inglaterra
    (232 South Main street, Fall River, MA, 02721)
  • 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese activities
    Capoeira workshop, Gregory Dillon, RISD

    Tuesday, July 22, 7:00 p.m.
    Room: DION 105 (parking lots 1, 17), UMass Dartmouth
  • 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese activities
    Film: Na cidade vazia (Hollow city) – Angola

    Wednesday, July 23, 1:30 p.m.
    Room: Library 314 (parking lot 13), UMass Dartmouth
  • 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese activities
    Reception with António Simões

    Monday, July 28, 3:00 p.m.
    Room: CCB 115 (parking lot 13), UMass Dartmouth
  • 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese activities
    Brazilian music workshop, Prof. Dário Borim, host of the weekly radio show Brazilliance

    Tuesday, July 29, 1:00 p.m.
    Room: Library 314 (parking lot 13), UMass Dartmouth
  • 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese activities
    Film: O jardim do outro homem (Another man's garden) – Mozambique

    Wednesday, July 30, 1:30 p.m.
    Room: Library 314 (parking lot 13), UMass Dartmouth
  • 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.
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Events

2014 UMD Summer Program in Portuguese

Event

Summer Program Activities

The 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese is pleased to invite you to events and activities connected with the program. From a Fado concert to a film series, there will be a lot going on in July! The events are free and open to the public, so join us for any or all of them!
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Event

António Simões, renowned soccer legend. Lecture and soccer clinic.

António Simões Costa (born 14 December 1943), known as Simões, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a left winger. He spent 14 professional seasons with Benfica, playing 449 official games and scoring 72 goals. In the late 70s/early 80s he represented several teams in the United States, and subsequently worked as a manager on both continents. Simões played more than 40 times for Portugal, appearing with the country at the1966 World Cup.
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July 25 2014, 6:00 p.m. (lecture)
Whaling Museum,Downtown New Bedford (lecture)
Free and open to the public
July 27 2014, 3:00 p.m.(soccer clinic)
To be defined (soccer clinic)

Free and open to the public
2014 UMD Summer Program in Portuguese

Announcement

2014 UMD Summer Program in Portuguese

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, in partnership with the departments of Portuguese and History, announces the 21st Annual Summer Program in Portuguese at UMass Dartmouth, July 8 – August 6, 2014. Situated in the heart of North America's oldest and largest Portuguese-speaking community, our program provides a unique cultural environment for learning Portuguese in a richly varied natural immersion setting.
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Umass Dartmouth

Announcement

Publication of Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth, in partnership with the University Press of New England (UPNE), announces the publication of two new issues of Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies: Lusofonia and Its Futures (PLCS 25) and Literary Histories in Portuguese(PLCS 26).
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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.
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The Cabral de Mellos and New Bedford

Announcement

Publication of The Eternal Son by Cristovão Tezza

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth, in partnership with the University Press of New England (UPNE), announces the publication of The Eternal Son by the Brazilian writer Cristovão Tezza. This autobiographical novel, translated from the Portuguese by Alison Entrekin, was shortlisted for the 2012 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award and was chosen by the Financial Times as one of the Best Books of 2013.
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Summer Program
Chair

New courses announced for the 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese

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

Fall Semester 2013

Prof. Alberto Pena-Rodríguez

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Portuguese-American Archives
Ferreira Mendes Portuguese-American Archives
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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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