2015 Guests, Lectures, and Activities - Coming in Late May

2014 Writers-in-Residence

  • Laurentino Gomes, Brazilian writer-in-residence
  • Rui Zink, Portuguese writer-in-residence

Concert with musician Dr. Richard Miller and his band

Capoeira performance with Capoeira Brazil

Play "O Auto da Compadecida," written by Ariano Suassuna

2014 Lectures 

  • Rosalia Diogo: Football and Racism
  • Rodolfo Prates: Amazon and its Environment
  • Laurentino Gomes: The construction of Brazil, from Independence to Republic
  • Rodolfo Prates: An Analysis of Brazil Post-World Soccer Cup
  • Richard Miller: African timelines in Brazilian Music
  • Irene de Amaral: Cultural and Economic Dialogues with Asia in the XXI Century
  • Irene de Amaral: The art of Portuguese Tiles (workshop)


Lessons on Samba and Forró dance, and Capoeira

Three films per week

Festa Junina


Talent show

Brazilian and Portuguese traditional dinner

Sports: soccer and volleyball