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Upcoming Events

Ongoing Activities

Hispanic Languages and Cultures Club - (will return Fall 2018)
Come experience comida, cultura, músicas, tragos

Bate Papo
Join us for informal conversation and comidas típicas brasileiras

Additional information available:

Upcoming Lectures and Events

Sophia McClennen, Penn State University
October 18: “Globalization and Latin American Cinema: Toward a New Critical Paradigm”          4:00pm - 100A Jones Hall 
October 19: “Satire, Politics, and Resistance: The Global Rise of Comedy and Activism”            3:00pm - 407   Newcomb Hall

For more information, contact Prof. Idelber Avelar.

PORTrait of Brazil 
Oct. 19       4:00pm - 5:30pm 
Pocket Park 

Free live samba music and Brazilian food 
Culmination of IEW International Education Week 
Sponsors: Center for Global Education, Dept. Spanish and Portuguese, Dept. Music, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Stone Center 
For more information, contact Prof. Megwen Loveless.

Harley Erdmann, UMass, Amherst
November 12“Translating the Counter-Canon of Early Modern Spanish Theater: Theatrical Journeys with Luis Vélez de Guevara’s La serrana de la Vera
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Newcomb Hall room 021 (basement)

Talk followed by small reception.
For more information, contact Prof. Dale Shuger.

December 5: "Divorce Court": a staged reading of Miguel de Cervantes's "El juez de los divorcios" in a new English translation.
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Lab Theater (McWilliams 104)
A collaboration between the Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the Department of Theatre and Dance. 
For more information, contact Prof. Dale Shuger.

In the News

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

Recent Lectures and Events

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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