Conference Overview

Welcome to the site of the international conference Exploring the Portuguese Diaspora in Interdisciplinary and Comparative Perspectives, which will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, July 25-27, 2013.

This conference addresses the Portuguese diaspora from a global perpective and brings together scholars from the Humanities and Social Sciences whose research reflects all forms of the Portuguese-speaking: socioeconomic, political, literary, linguistic, historical, cultural, and others. The conference encourages a variety of interdisciplinary and theoretical perspectives that address the study of the Portuguese diaspora.

The Butler University campus, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, is the site of the conference. The languages of the conference are Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.

This conference is in association with the InterDISCIPLINARY Journal of Portuguese Diaspora Studies (IJPDS) and it also gives continuity to the Narrating the Portuguese Diaspora conference held in Lisbon in 2008.

 ***

Bem-vindo à página do congresso internacional Explorar a Diáspora Portuguesa em Perspectivas Interdisciplinares e Comparativas. Este congresso reúne estudiosos das humanidades e ciências sociais cujos estudos reflectem a diáspora portuguesa nos seus mais variados aspectos: socioeconómicos, políticos, literários, linguísticos, históricos, culturais e outros.

O congresso propõe um diálogo sobre uma multiplicidade de perspectivas teóricas comparativas e interdisciplinares que abrangem o estudo da diáspora portuguesa.

O congresso realiza-se no campus da Butler University, Indiana, USA, de 25-27 de Julho, 2013. Português, Inglês, Espanhol e Francês são os idiomas do congresso.

 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE / ORGANIZAÇÃO

Irene Maria F. Blayer (Brock University, Canada), Teresa Cid (University of Lisbon, Portugal), Francisco Cota Fagundes (UMass Amherst, USA), Dulce Maria Scott (Anderson University, USA)