Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies (PLCS) is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed online journal that publishes original research related to the literatures and cultures of the diverse communities of the Portuguese-speaking world from a broad range of academic, critical and theoretical approaches.
Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies 17/18
Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies 17/18
Parts of Asia
Guest Editor: Cristiana Bastos, University of Lisbon

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2010 . 536 pp. 10 illus. 6 x 9"
Asian Studies / Asia / Colonialism & Post-Colonialism

$39.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-15-3


Innovative essays by contemporary scholars and writers addressing Portuguese-Asian connections in Goa, Macao, East Timor, and other "parts of Asia"

PLCS 17/18 is a compendium of knowledge about the regions of Asia that have been impacted by their contact with the Portuguese. Separate sections on Goa, Macau, East Timor, and other regions of Asia present the cutting edge in studies of these region. Experts in the field from the U.S., Portugal and beyond such as Cristiana Bastos, Timothy Walker, and Christopher Larkosh have created an essential contribution to the study of the Portuguese in Asia.

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