Jacinto Lucas Pires was born in Porto in 1974 and now lives in Lisbon. He is a writer, playwright, musician, and soccer aficionado. Several translations of his short prose recently appeared in an issue of The St. Petersburg Review, made by Jaime Braz and Dean Thomas Ellis. Continue reading “Jacinto Lucas Pires at UofT”
York University, October 8th – Lusophone Coffee Hour with Miriam Ringel
Miriam Ringel holds a Ph.D. in Hermeneutics and Cultural Studies and a M.A. in Comparative Literature, Bar-Ilan University, Israel. Dr Ringel was the Head of Literature Studies in Ort – Colleges & Schools for Advanced Technologies & sciences (1991-2007). Her first book was published in Hebrew in 2009 entitled Viagem na Senda das Vozes – A Obra e a Vida de José Saramago (Journey Following the Voices – Life and Work of José Saramago) by Carmel Publishing House, Jerusalem, Israel and Fundação José Saramago, Portugal. Her second book, in print to be published soon, follows her Ph.D. dissertation entitled Imagination and Moral Imagination in José Saramago’s Work.
Lots of fun at the EDL 2015 at the Alliance Française Toronto!
European and Brazilian Portuguese sample classes.