Promoting Portuguese and Lusophone Studies in the United States
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.
Call for Papers: PLCS Special Issue "Past and Present Epidemics and Other Devastations Across the Portuguese-Speaking World"
Guest Editor: Isabel P. B. Fêo Rodrigues. Please send an abstract of up to 300 words before August 1, 2020. The proposals will be selected and authors informed by August 30, 2020.
Publication of Smiling in the Darkness by Adelaide Freitas
Tagus Press, the publishing arm of the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, announces the publication of Smiling in the Darkness by Adelaide Freitas, translated by Katharine F. Baker and with a foreword by João de Melo.