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!
Special thanks to Frida Melgar and the Stone Center for Latin American Studies for their support for this project.
* 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)
Bate Papo - (TBA)
Join us for informal conversation and comidas típicas brasileiras
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Navio Negreiro - "The Slave Ship"
Bilingual poetry reading evokes the suffering of slaves in the New World
“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”
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