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
  • Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho
    September 24th - New Bedford Whaling Museum

    September 25th - University of Massachusetts Dartmouth - Claire T. Carney Library Grand Reading Room
  • 11th Annual Conference on Portuguese Language Education
    On September 19, 2014, the Department of Portuguese at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will host the 11th Annual Conference on Portuguese Language Education.
  • Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho visits UMASS Dartmouth
    The Portuguese military figure and political leader,†Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho will visit the South Coast from Setember 19-25, 2014
  • 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).
  • 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.
  • Publication of The Eternal Son by Cristov„o 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 Cristov„o Tezza.
  • 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

Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho

Announcement

Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth welcomes the Portuguese military figure & political leader, Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho for two keynote addresses.
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September 24, 6:00pm-8:00pm
New Bedford Whaling Museum - 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA
Free and open to the public
September 25, 5:30pm-7:30pm
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth - Claire T. Carney Library Grand Reading Room,  285 Old Westport Road, No. Dartmouth, MA
Free and open to the public
Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho

Event

11th Annual Conference on Portuguese Language Education

On September 19, 2014, the Department of Portuguese at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will host the 11th Annual Conference on Portuguese Language Education.
The keynote speaker will be Professor José Pascoal, from the University of Lisbon, who will lead a workshop in the morning followed by practical applications in the first part of the afternoon program
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September 19
Star Store, in New Bedford (715 Purchase Street), MA
Registration is required

 

Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho

Announcement

Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho visits UMASS Dartmouth

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.
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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).
Read more

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.
Read more

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

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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