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The Portuguese in the Americas Series aims to contribute to the growing field of Portuguese-American Studies. The Series documents the variety and complexity of the Portuguese-American experience by publishing works in the social sciences, history and literature.
Azorean Identity in Brazil and the United States
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Azorean Identity in Brazil and the United States:
Arguments about History, Culture, and Transnational Connections
João Leal; Wendy Graca, trans.

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2011 . 192 pp. 6 x 9"
Anthropology / Ethnic Studies / American History

$24.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-31-3

Table of Contents of Azorean Identity in Brazil and the United States

  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Old and New Immigrants
  • NEW ENGLAND
  • Fall River: The Festival and the Parade
  • The Community and Its Civil Society
  • Azorean-American Ethnicity: Tradition and Translation
  • The Variable Geometries of Transnationalism
  • Silences within the Parade and the Futures of Ethnicity
  • SANTA CATARINA
  • The Azoreanist Movement: From the Elites to the Masses
  • “We Azorean”: Ancestors and Descendants
  • Azoreanist Activists: Scholars, Artists, and Cultural Producers
  • Azoreans, Germans, Gaúchos: Cultural Wars and Politics of Identity
  • Conclusion: Identity and Culture
  • Interviews and Works Cited
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