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Tagus Press

Tagus Press is the publishing arm of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, a multidisciplinary international studies and outreach unit dedicated to the study of the language, literatures and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world. Recognized as a leader in bringing Portuguese literature, history, and culture to an English-speaking audience, Tagus Press's groundbreaking translations and journals address both Portuguese life abroad and in the United States. 

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Writer's Corner

Welcome to the Writer’s Corner, a place where we offer new insights into Tagus Press publications.

Find out more about our books and the writers, translators, editors, and many other literary personalities who contribute to Tagus Press with their unique views and expertise.

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Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies

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.

Journal Editors: Mario Pereira, Anna M. Klobucka, Isabel P. B. Fêo Rodrigues

Book Review Editor: Fernando Beleza

Editorial Board: Ana Paula Ferreira, Cristiana Bastos, Phillip Rothwell

View publications: Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies

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Adamastor Series

Adamastor Book Series, named for the mythological character invented by Camões in the Renaissance epic The Lusiads, is dedicated to publishing both translations of important works from the Portuguese language and essays on Lusophone literatures and cultures.

Series Editor: Victor K. Mendes and Ricardo Vasconcelos

Editorial Board: Hilary Owen, Victoria Saramago, Richard Zenith

View publications: Adamastor Series

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Portuguese in the Americas Series

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.

Series Editors: Francisco Cota Fagundes and Ricardo Rosa

Editorial Board: Frank Sousa, Irene de Amaral, Luciano Tosta, Dulce Scott, José Carlos Teixeira, Miguel Moniz, Antonio Ladeira

View publications: Portuguese in the Americas Series

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Brazilian Literature in Translation Series

The series publishes translations of classic and contemporary works of Brazilian literature with an emphasis on contemporary authors.

Series Editors: Dário Borim & Cristina Mehrtens

Editorial Board: Bela Feldman-Bianco, Lilianfontes Moreira, Robert Moser, Vivaldo Andrade dos Santos 

View publications: Brazilian Literature in Translation Series

Classic Histories from the Portuguese-Speaking World in Translation

Classic Histories from the Portuguese-Speaking World in Translation

Series Editors: Timothy J. Coates & Timothy D. Walker

View publications: Classic Histories from the Portuguese-Speaking World in Translation

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Bellis Azorica Book Series

The Bellis Azorica Book Series is dedicated to the literature, culture and history of the Azores. The series focuses on publishing new translations and reissuing out of print translations of classic works of literature, poetry, and essay. The series likewise commissions original works of scholarship and advances research in a number of fields.

Series Editors: Mario Pereira & Onésimo Almeida.

Editorial Board: Diniz Borges, Maria do Rosário Girão, Urbano Bettencourt, Vamberto Freitas, Victor Rui Dores.

View publications: Bellis Azorica Book Series

Portuguese Language Textbook Series

Portuguese Language Textbook Series

Portuguese Language Textbook Series publishes textbooks for university-level language courses.

Series Editor: Anna M. Klobucka

Editorial Board: Luiz Amaral, Blair Bateman, Sílvia Melo-Pfeifer, Teresa Valdez

View publications: Portuguese Language Textbook Series

Non-Series Titles from Tagus Press

Non-Series Titles from Tagus Press

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Aristides de Sousa Mendes Series on History and Social Sciences 

Series Editors: Paula Celeste Gomes Noversa and Douglas L. Wheeler



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African Lusophone World Series

Series Editor: Eric Morier-Genoud (Queen’s University Belfast, UK)

Editorial Board: Aurora Almada e Santos (Nova University of Lisbon), Victor Barros (Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal), Euclides Gonçalves (Kaledidoscopio, Mozambique), Marçal de Menezes Paredes (PUCRS, Brazil), Isabel P. B. Feo Rodrigues (Umass-Darmouth, USA)

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