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 - 2013

Tagus Press book launch at the John Carter Brown Library

Please join us for the book launch of Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century by André João Antonil, translated by Timothy J. Coates, at the John Carter Brown Library on Thursday, February 21 at 5:30 pm.

Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century
Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth
Century
by André João Antonil

Please join us for the book launch of Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century by André João Antonil, translated by Timothy J. Coates, at the John Carter Brown Library on Thursday, February 21 at 5:30 pm.

Event Details:
André João Antonil, Brazil at the Dawn of the Eighteenth Century (Tagus Press, 2012)

Timothy Coates, College of Charleston, will speak about his English language translation, the first ever, of André João Antonil's Cultura e Opulência do Brasil (Lisbon, 1711).

Thursday, Feb. 21, 5:30 pm, MacMillan Reading Room, John Carter Brown Library at Brown University.

Reception and book signing to follow.

For more information regarding this publication, click here. This publication was sponsored in part by the Brazilian Ministry of Culture/National Library Foundation.

 

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