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FEBRUARY 9TH READER: Marina Carreira

Originally posted on brick city speaks:
Marina Carreira is a Luso-American writer from the Ironbound area of Newark, NJ. She holds a BA in English from Montclair State University and a MFA in Creative Writing from Rutgers University. Marina is…

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2015 Luso-American Scholarship Contest to Attend DISQUIET in Lisbon

Luso-American Scholarships: Through a partnership with the Luso-American Development Foundation, DISQUIET offers full and partial scholarships–including airfare, tuition and lodging–to North American writers of Luso (Portuguese or Lusophone-country) descent. Deadline: February 15, 2015. There is NO FEE to apply. For … Continue reading

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California Navigations Returns to the Sacramento Poetry Center!

  On Monday, August 4, the Sacramento Poetry Center will host its second “California Navigations”–a collection of readings from Portuguese-American poets and writers. The writers featured in the reading are: Tony John Roma, Lara Gularte, Anne-Marie Ross, J.T. O’Dochartaigh and Tim Kahl. Presence/Presença, named by … Continue reading

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Provincetown Portuguese Festival Reading with Tribute to Joe Gouveia

Provincetown Portuguese Festival Reading with Tribute to Joe Gouveia Friday, June 27, 2014 3:00–5:00 pm Harbor Lounge 359 Commercial St., Provincetown, MA 02657 Featuring George Monteiro and with a special tribute to Joe Gouveia Yvonne DeSousa Carol LaDuke  Mel Joseph Bill Fields … Continue reading

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Readings from Memória in Toronto May 12

Portuguese Canadian Poetry & Prose May 12 at Citizenry Cafe Monday, May 12, 6:30 pm:  

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Presence/Presença AWP 2014 Panel on Inclusion & Identity

What’s Luso Got To Do With It? From the AWP 2014 Conference Schedule: R220 What’s Luso Got To Do With It? Aspen Room, Sheraton Seattle, 2nd Floor Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Annual Conference Seattle, WA Thursday, February … Continue reading

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Toronto Launch of Memória: An Anthology of Portuguese Canadian Writers

Saturday, November 30, 2013, 6:30pm Readers include EDITH BAGUINHO, HUMBERTO DA SILVA, IRENE MARQUES, ANTONIO M. MARQUES, AIDA JORDÃO and EMANUEL MELO. Event host: Maria João Dodman Alberto Castro Gallery, located in the Casa do Alentejo Cultural Club, 1130 Dupont Street, Toronto … Continue reading

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