APSA 2012 Conference

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Event Details
4-6 October 2012




Welcome to APSA’s 8th International Conference at the University of Iowa.


Since its founding in 1996, the American Portuguese Studies Association (APSA) has established itself as an important presence within the community of Portuguese scholars and educators in the United States and beyond.

The association fosters the expansion and spreading of knowledge about the languages, peoples and cultures of Portuguese-speaking countries. APSA’s specific goals are to promote scholarly research on the Portuguese-speaking world; to disseminate the results of its members’ research through its official journal, ellipsis; to further contact among persons of diverse fields; to increase awareness of the Portuguese-speaking world among academic programs and communities; and to promote the development of Portuguese language programs in North America. [More…]