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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.
Representations of the Portuguese in American Literature
UPNE
Representations of the Portuguese in American Literature
Reinaldo Silva

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2008 . 228 pp. 6 x 9"
Sociology / Literary Criticism - American / Anthropology

$19.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-18-4

Table of Contents of Representations of the Portuguese in American Literature

  • Locating the Portuguese at the Margins of American Literature
  • Scientific Racism and the Origins of Anti-Portuguese Stereotypes
  • Violence and the Portuguese
  • The Portuguese and Sexual License
  • Dirt, Alcoholism, Ignorance, Buffoonery, and the Portuguese
  • Views from the Other Side: The Portuguese Speaking to the Mainstream
  • Works Cited
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