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.
Dr. Freitas is author of the book, “The Azores and Europe”. His experiences working as a member of the European Parliament from to 2004 to 2009 has provided him with an interesting perspective on the global economy.
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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.
UMass Dartmouth's Center for Portuguese Studies & Culture (CPSC) has announced Dr. Timothy D. Walker as the new Press Director for the center's publications program, Tagus Press. Following the creation of the position by the CPSC Executive Board in Spring 2013, an election was concluded in July, with Dr. Walker assuming the role at the beginning of September.
UMass Dartmouth announced the appointment of Dr. João Paraskeva as the new Director of the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture. Dr. Paraskeva succeeds Dr. Frank Sousa, who resigned from the position last week following 17 years of leadership that established the center as a leading provider of education, scholarship and outreach activity.
New courses announced for the 2013 Summer Program in Portuguese
Fall Semester 2013
Prof. Alberto Pena-Rodríguez