Contraponto, a program series sponsored by CPSC and FLAD

Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 11:00 am. Listen live at 97.3FM,, WJFD Radio App or iHeart Radio!


Dear Friends, 

Please join us and tune in to WJFD Radio FM for Contraponto, a program series sponsored by the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, and the Luso-American Development Foundation.   

This program features a series of interviews hosted by Irene Amaral and featuring Tagus Press literary personalities. Each interview will take place on the third Sunday of every month, February through May. 

The first interview will air this Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 11:00 am.  The featured guest is Urbano Bettencourt (University of the Azores) discussing, The Unknow Islands by Raúl Brandão, the latest volume of the Bellis Azorica Series (Tagus Press, 2020).  

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The Unknown Islands was published with the support of the Government of the Azores. The translation was supported, in part, by the Direção-Geral do Livro, dos Arquivos e das Bibliotecas/Portugal (DGLAB).

The Unknown Islands is volume 4 of the Bellis Azorica Series, edited by Onésimo T. Almeida (Brown University) and Mario Pereira (UMass Dartmouth). 

To purchase The Unknown Islands, please visit the University of Massachusetts Press website by clicking HERE



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