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 - 2017

A Children's History of Portugal events Aug 26-30, 2017

Casa de Saudade Library -  Saturday, August 26th at 2:00pm
Feast of the Holy Ghost in Fall River
Discovery Language Academy - August 30th at 6:00pm

Flyer of the events (PDF format)

A Childrens History of Portugal

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at UMass Dartmouth is proud to present:

A Children's History of Portugal
By Sérgio Luís de Carvalho
Illustrated by António Salvador
Translated by Inês Lima

A Children's History of Portugal is the first History of Portugal published in English. It is a great gift for children and even for adults. We will have books available for purchase at all of our sponsored events at a 50% discounted rate of $10 each.
Cash or checks only.

Please join us at the following events:

For more information or to purchase a book, please contact Lisa Tavares at 508-999-8255 or email: .
These events are free and open to the public.