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Monday, Feb 4, 2019

Visiting Professor Marília Librandi created a website with the undergraduate students of her seminar “Indigenous Brazil.” The website features short essays written in Portuguese by the students on various indigenous groups, info and images from guest lecturers who visited the seminar, poems etc.

View the website...

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018

Flora Thomson-DeVeaux ’13 recently defended her dissertation titled "Toward a New Translation of Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas” at Brown University for her Ph.D. in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies.

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018

On Wednesday, December 12, 2018, students, faculty, graduate students and staff gathered at Palmer House for a Holiday Reception before the winter recess.

Acting Chair Rubén Gallo began the evening with brief remarks followed by Professor Rachel Price who introduced Visiting Student Research Collaborator (VSRC), Mónica Ravelo.

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018

Original story can be accessed here.

Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018

In the recent issue of Asymptote, SPO alum, Cara Zampino ’17, contributed a review of Revolution Sunday by Wendy Guerra.

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018

Written by Jorge Gaupp, Berta del Río and Robert Myak

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

Lecturer Rafael SM Paniagua recently participated in the 33rd Art Bienal of São Paulo with the art project Atenta.

Monday, Nov 19, 2018

Kate Reed ’19, was recently awarded a Rhodes Scholarship for graduate study at the University of Oxford. Reed is a Spanish certificate student as well as an undergraduate course assistant with the department.

At Oxford, Reed plans to pursue the M.Phil. in...