Gustavo Freire

Gustavo Freire was born in Brasília, Brazil, where he received his B.A. in Portuguese Language and Literatures from Universidade de Brasília in 2005. He obtained his M.A. in Linguistics from Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina in 2007, where he worked as a Linguistics Assistant Professor and taught Academic Writing, English as a Foreign Language and Portuguese for Foreigners from 2006 to 2008. He is now a PhD student in Linguistics at Universidade Estadual de Campinas and is currently teaching an Intermediate Portuguese language course in Middlebury College. His research and interest areas are Linguistics with a focus on First Language Acquisition; Second Language Teaching; Academic Writing; Reading and E-learning.



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Department of Spanish & Portuguese

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