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Inside the Mask: The English Poetry of Fernando Pessoa (Symposium)

On April 17th and 18th, 2015, voices from five different departments at Brown University will join with local poets, musicians, actors and scholars in a two-day celebration of Fernando Pessoa, a major twentieth-century writer known primarily for his Portuguese works (The Book of Disquiet and the heteronymic poetry).

(Distributed February 24, 2015)

Uma Conversa Com o Cineasta Eduardo Escorel

On March 11th, from 12:00-1:30pm, participants will enjoy lunch and conversation with Eduardo Escorel. Please join us for this informal event in the Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies.

This event complements two film screenings and a lecture by the filmmaker presented by the Brazil Initiative. For more information on the other events, please see the Brazil Initative website.

(Distributed February 20, 2015)

Julio França: “O SEQUESTRO DA LITERATURA GÓTICA NO BRASIL”

Monday, February 23, 2015
12:00pm

The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies presents:

"O Sequestro da Literatura Gótica no Brasil"

by Julio França
Associate Professor of Literary Theory at the State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ)

Visiting Post-Doctoral Scholar at Brown University


(Lunch will be served) 

(Distributed February 18, 2015)

Bate Papo: Feb. 20, 3-5pm

Venham ao nosso Bate Papo.:

The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies invites you to join us for a Bate Papo on Friday, February 20th, 2015, from 3:00-5:00pm.

All speakers of Portuguese, as well as current and prospective students, are invited for snacks, casual conversation, and music in the Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, at 159 George Street in the George Monteiro Conference Room.

The Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies holds one Bate Papo or Pizza Papo each month. See below for more dates and times: 

(Distributed February 14, 2015)
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