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 : “Language and Social Justice: The politics of re-engineering citizenship”

by João Rosa

Wednesday, July 21, 2010, 11:30 AM

Jo?o Rosa
João Rosa

Dr. Joao J. Rosa is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. He is the author of two soon to be released books, Pedagogy in the Age of Media
Control: Language Deception in Digital Democracy from Peter Lang Press and Language Discourses and Classroom Realities: Winning the Battle for Control from the University of Cape Verde Press. Dr. Rosa’s research interests include sociolinguistics, language acquisition, English Language Learners and Curricular Theory.