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
  • 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.
  • "The Azores and the Free Trade Agreement between the USA and the European Union", a lecture by Duarte Freitas
    March 25, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.

    UMass Dartmouth's Claire T. Carney Library Grand Reading Room
  • Publication of The Eternal Son by Cristovćo 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 Cristovćo Tezza.
  • Umass Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies & Culture announces new leadership of publications program
    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.
  • Leadership change at Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture announced
    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.
  • 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

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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Duarte Freitas

Event

"The Azores and the Free Trade Agreement between the USA and the European Union", a lecture by Duarte Freitas

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.
Watch the video of the event.
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March 25, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.
UMass Dartmouth's Claire T. Carney Library Grand Reading Room (parking lot 13)
Free and open to the public.
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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Dr. Timothy D. Walker

Announcement

Umass Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies & Culture announces new leadership of publications program. Dr. Timothy D. Walker named new Press
Director for Tagus Press

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.
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Dr. João Paraskeva

Announcement

Leadership change at Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture announced

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.
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Summer Program
Chair

New courses announced for the 2013 Summer Program in Portuguese

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

Fall Semester 2013

Prof. Alberto Pena-Rodríguez

Ferreira Mendes
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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