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Queridos, 

The PORTulane community is a vibrant collection of people that have diverse trajectories in the language and culture of the lusophone world. Join us weekly as we share a 2-minute video featuring a new community member. 

Learn more about this successful PORTulane alum! 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fU0gLzk8Bcw&feature=youtu.be

Special thanks to Frida Melgar and the Stone Center for Latin American Studies for their support for this project. 

Enjoy! 

 

Previously featured:

* Josh Belew, a first-semester student of Portuguese! https://youtu.be/dRnY2QEr1P8

* Leo Oliveira, the instructor of the Brazilian Music Ensemble at Tulane. Learn more in his interview: https://youtu.be/7Runtz14LqU 

* Julie Gamze, a TU alum, and learn a little more about how Portuguese has changed her life! https://youtu.be/kobI-1qT384

* Special guest on PORTraits: Ana Claudia dos Santos São Bernardo: https://youtu.be/hgOq717zX5I

* Kyle Young, an M.A. student in the Latin American Studies program who also completed his undergraduate studies here at Tulane. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1lna2hnH6O7Q-x2tkl9f43gTc2IDde2s7/view

 

Café y Conversación - (TBA)

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Join us for informal conversation and comidas típicas brasileiras

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Upcoming Lectures and Events

 


In the News

Navio Negreiro - "The Slave Ship"
Bilingual poetry reading evokes the suffering of slaves in the New World


Recent Lectures and Events

Lamonte Aidoo
“Without a Name and Under the Tongue: Sexual Violence, Brazilian Slavery, and the Archive”


Andrew S. Curran 
“Before Anthropology: Enlightenment Science and the Category of the Human” 
Book Presentation: “Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely” 

James N. Green
"Exile within Exiles: The Extraordinary Life of Herbert Daniel, Gay Brazilian Revolutionary"


Amazônia Ocupada Symposium

O Navio Negreiro, The Slave Ship - A Public Poetry Reading

"Divorce Court": a staged reading of Miguel de Cervantes's "El juez de los divorcios" in a new English translation. 

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Harley Erdmann, UMass, Amherst
“Translating the Counter-Canon of Early Modern Spanish Theater: Theatrical Journeys with Luis Vélez de Guevara’s La serrana de la Vera

Sophia McClennen, Penn State University
* “Globalization and Latin American Cinema: Toward a New Critical Paradigm”  
* “Satire, Politics, and Resistance: The Global Rise of Comedy and Activism”  

PORTrait of Brazil  - IEW International Education Week 

Luiz Ruffato: “Literatura e Invisibilidade”    

Marti Buckley: What's Basque Got to Do with It: Tradition and Modernity in Hispanic Footways

Prof. Gisela Heffes, Rice University: "El nuevo paisaje rural argentino: contaminación y ecodeformidades"

Pedro Meira Monteiro, Princeton University: The Internal Ear: Caetano Veloso's take on bossa nova

Marielle Presente e Futuro: An Artistic Tribute to Marielle Franco

Study Abroad teaches you more than how to conjugate

Foreign Language Pedagogy and Research: New Approaches to Old Challenges

Newcomb Art Museum Presents Author Reading with Yuri Herrera

Poetry Reading: Navio Negreiro "The Slave Ship"

A talk by poet and scholar, Sara Uribe, the "Emily Dickinson of Tamaulipas"

Ana Paulina Lee Mandarin Brazil Chinese Labor, Memory, and Representation 

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