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Spring 2007 Events


January 2007

Classes Begin

January 24


February 2007

Bate Papo

February 2
Friday, 4:00-6:00pm

Location: Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
159 George Street


Brown-in-brazil information session

February 6
Tuesday, 12:00-1:00pm

Location: Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
159 George Street
(Prof. Valente)


how tasty was my frenchman (film series)

Directed by Nelson Pereira dos Santos, 1971
February 6
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


lecture: "Global, local, and global again: the social dynamics of brazilian response to aids"

by Visiting Associate Professor Cristiana Bastos
February 13
Tuesday, 1:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum (Watson Institute)
111 Thayer Street


lecture: "A metafísica do corpo na poesia de carlos drummond de andrade"

by Visiting Fulbright Associate Professor
Ângela Maria Dias
February 14
Wednesday, 3:00pm

Location: The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
Conference Room, 159 George Street


Bate Papo

February 23
Friday, 4:00-6:00pm

Location: Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
159 George Street


carlota joaquina (film series)

Directed by Carla Camurati, 1995
February 27
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


lecture: "black grassroots feminism in neighborhood in brazil"

Professor Keisha-Khan Perry, Africana Studies
CLAS Faculty Colloquium
February 28
Wednesday, 12:00-1:30pm

Location: McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street

March 2007

palestra: conversa sobre histÓria e ficcao e muito mais

Escritor Português Francisco José Viegas
Vencedor do Grande Prémio do Romance da Associação Portuguesa de Escritores (2006)
March 1
Thursday, 12:00pm

Location: The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
Conference Room, 159 George St.


lecture: "A dinamica do abjeto na Literatura brasileira contemporanea e a obra de andrÉ sant'anna: um estudo de caso" (in portuguese)

by Visiting Fulbright Associate Professor
Ângela Maria Dias
March 8
Thursday, 12:00pm

Location: The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
Conference Room, 159 George St.


Bananas is my business (film series)

Directed by Helena Solberg, 1995
March 13
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


reading by award-winning brazilian poet

Rodrigo Garcia Lopes
March 14
Wednesday, 5:30pm

Location: McCormack Family Theater
(Fones Alley off Brown Street by Literary Arts)


"brazil: a latin american nation?"

A Town Meeting with Fernando Henrique Cardoso
Former President of Brazil (1995-2003)
Professor-at-Large, Brown University
Moderated by Luiz F. Valente
Chair, Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
March 14
Wednesday, 7:00pm

Location: Starr Auditorium, McMillan
(Geo-Chem Building)


lecture: "prefiguration and fulfillment: biblical readings of colonization in the early atlantic world"

by Jorge Cañizares Esguerra (Department of History, University of Texas-Austin)
March 15
Thursday, 6:00-8:00pm

Location: McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


Bate Papo

March 16
Friday, 4:00-6:00pm
Location: The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
Conference Room, 159 George Street


war and no peace: the anthropology of post-traumatic ritual cleansing in mozambique and angola

March 16
Friday
Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"walking with darwin in rio de janeiro, 1832: brazil as seen by darwin"

Sandra Selles, Visiting Scholar
CLAS Faculty Colloquium
March 19
Tuesday, 12:00-1:30pm

Location: McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"a critical analysis of the opening of the brazilian political police (dops) archives"

Rodrigo Patto Sá Motta, University Federal de Minas Gerais
Brazilian History Lecture Series
March 20
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"colonos, colonizadores ou emigrantes? a saga dos madeirenses no sul de angola, seculo xix "

by Cristiana Bastos
Visiting Associate Pofessor
Luso-American Foundation for Development
March 21
Wednesday, 12:00pm

Location: Conference Room
159 George Street


April 2007

"nicolas taunay and the french artistic mission in nineteenth-century rio de janeiro"

by Lilia Moritz Schwarcz, Universidade de São Paulo
Brazilian History Lecture Series
April 3
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"new developmentalism and conventional orthodoxy in brazil today"

by Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira, Fundação Getúlio Vargas
Brazilian History Lecture Series
April 5
Thursday, 2:00-3:30pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"bonds of slaving: angola and brazil in the atlantic world (1680-1830)"

Roquinaldo Ferreira, University of Virginia
Brazilian History Lecture Series
April 9
Monday, 2:00-4:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


vinicius (film series)

April 10
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street
Directed by Miguel Faria, Jr., 2005


Bate Papo

April 13 -- C A N C E L E D
Friday, 4:00-6:00pm
Location: Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
159 George Street


"public history and labor history in brazil: the memoria do trabalho project"

Paulo Fontes, Visiting Professor, Princeton University
April 17

Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm
Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"seigniorial customs: illegal enslavement and the precariousness of freedom in the brazilian empire "

Sidney Chalhoub, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)

"Medical discourse and the health authorities in rio de janeiro in international comparative perspective "

Sidney Chalhoub, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)
April 19

Thursday, 4:00-6:00pm
Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


"gilberto freyre in the globalized brazil"

Angela Maria Dias, Brown Visiting Professor, Universidade Federal Fluminense
CLAS Faculty Colloquium
April 23
Monday, 12:00-1:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street


quase dois irmãos "almost brothers" (film series)

April 24
Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Joukowsky Forum Watson Institute
111 Thayer Street
Directed by Lúcia Murat, 2004

 


translations from the portuguese–
a conversation with david brookshaw

April 25
Wednesday, 6:00-7:00pm

Location: Crystal Room
Pembroke Campus


a doctoral dissertation defense

"Contagious Identities: Literary Responses to the Sanitation and Eugenics Movements in Brazil"
by Alexandra Montague

April 27

Friday, 2:00pm
Committee: Luiz F. Valente (Director)
Nelson H. Vieira and George Monteiro (Readers)
Location: Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
159 George Street


Bate Papo

April 27
Friday, 4:00-6:00pm
Location: Portuguese and Brazilian Studies
159 George Street


May 2007

"a moveable feast: poetry in portuguese "

Chacal, Ricardo Aleixo, Rodrigo Garcia Lopes, Salgado Maranhão (Brazil), Ana Luisa Amaral, Gastão Cruz (Portugal), Ana Paula Tavares (Angola), Vera Duarte (Cape Verde), Paco Sininho (Mozambique), Eduardo Bettencourt (Vancouver), José Francisco Costa (Providence)

May 4
Friday, 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Opening session and bilingual readings
McCormack Theater (Dept of English), Brown Street

6:00pm to 7:00pm
Performance by Chacal
Choral reading by students in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

McCormack Theater

May 5
Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
Readings, conversation with poets, panel on translation
Conference Facilities, Vartan Gregorian Quad, 101 Thayer Street

7:00pm to 8:00pm
Performance by Ricardo Aleixo
Closing session

McCormack Theater (Dept of English), Brown Street

[COMPLETE PROGRAM]


Commencement

May 24


June 2007


15 a 17 de Junho de 2007

3°. CAINBA
Conferência Anual Interdisciplinar dos Brasileiros na Brown
Sala 190, Barus & Holley
[Programação]