Submission deadline for abstract: October 8, 2016
Notification of abstract acceptance: October 15 , 2016
We welcome presentations that touch on the expansive array of art, literary, and cultural practices marked by the movements and migrations, the dialogues and displacements between Brazil and Hispanic America. Possible lines of inquiry include: 1) collaborations between Brazilian and Hispanic artists, writers, filmmakers, and cultural agents; 2) Brazilian artists, writers, filmmakers, and cultural agents working in Hispanic America; 3) Hispanic artists, writers, filmmakers, and cultural agents working in Brazil; 4) migration between Brazil to Hispanic America; 5) comparative readings of Brazilian and Hispanic literatures and cultures. We also welcome presentations on the theory and practice of translation to and from Brazilian Portuguese, as well reflections on the institutional framing of Portuguese language and culture programs in U.S. academia.
Presentations can be delivered in Portuguese or English. Participants will have 20 minutes to present their work, with discussion time allotted for each panel.
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Please include you name, email address, affiliation (if any), short bio (100 words or less), abstract (300 words, include title), keywords, and areas of interest.