The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture / Tagus Press is a multidisciplinary international studies and outreach unit dedicated to the study of the language, literatures and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world. Working in close partnership with the Department of Portuguese and the Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives, it is the oldest of these units devoted to Portuguese at UMass Dartmouth.

Events - 2010

Lecture : "A língua portuguesa e o bidialetalismo na era da globalização"

by Gláucia Silva

Wednesday, July 14, 2010, 11:30 AM
LARTS 111

Glaucia Silva
Glaucia Silva

Gláucia Silva received her M.A. in Linguistics and her Ph.D. in Hispanic Linguistics from the University of Iowa. Currently, she is Associate Professor in the Department of Portuguese at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, where she supervises and coordinates the Portuguese Language Program. Besides teaching language courses, Dr. Silva also teaches courses in Portuguese Linguistics and Teaching Methodology, and trains Graduate Teaching Assistants. Currently, her main area of research is teaching and learning Portuguese as a heritage and as a foreign language (she has recently implemented the first Portuguese for Heritage Learners course in higher education in the U.S.). Other research interests include anaphora in Portuguese, learner discourse, and service learning.

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