The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is pleased to host the Portuguese military figure and political leader, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho, from September 19-25, 2014. During his visit to the South Coast, Carvalho will participate in a variety of events on campus and in the community, including a keynote address.
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).
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.
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.
New courses announced for the 2014 Summer Program in Portuguese
Fall Semester 2013
Prof. Alberto Pena-Rodríguez