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
  • Portuguese Conference Series
    Date
    July 8, 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm

    Location
    New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford
  • 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
  • FLAD and University of Azores Announce New Call for Mobility Proposals
    FLAD and the University of the Azores (UAc) signed a new protocol in February 2015 governing the mobility funds that FLAD provides to promote travel between the UAc and any US university or research institution. FLAD has committed €100.000 to the initiative in 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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Portuguese Conference Series

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Portuguese Conference Series

Lectures  “Sagres – the most beautiful ship in the world” by NRP Sagres Captain Paulo Alcobia Portugal followed by “Portugal and the Oceans – A Millenary and Original Relationship" by Professor António José Telo.

July 8, 2015 from 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford
Free and open to the public
Call for Papers

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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,

Flad UA

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FLAD and University of Azores Announce New Call for Mobility Proposals

FLAD and the University of the Azores (UAc) signed a new protocol in February 2015 governing the mobility funds that FLAD provides to promote travel between the UAc and any US university or research institution. FLAD has committed €100.000 to the initiative in 2015.

Study in Portugal Network

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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

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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

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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.

Summer Program

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The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will not offer the academic Summer Program in Portuguese this year

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will not offer the academic Summer Program in Portuguese this year.  We will, however, sponsor cultural activities and events that will be free and open to the community.  The Center will post these events and activities on our University web page as well as our Facebook page. 

Umass Dartmouth

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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

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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 2014

Prof. Ana LuÍsa Amaral

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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