Program Archive
Viewing convention Program information from 2006

Session Details

Friday, 29 December

472. O Papel das Tradiçōes orais na Transformaçāo da Literatura Lusófona

1:45–3:00 p.m., Washington A, Loews

Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Lusophone Literatures and Cultures outside Portugal and Brazil

Presiding: Michael C. Finley, Africare Angola

1. “A Tradiçāo oral na obra de Mia Couto,” Sophia Beal, Brown Univ.

2. “Língua Portuguesa e identidade nacional angolana nas obras de Ondjaki,” Joseph Abraham Levi, Rhode Island Coll.

3. “Oral Tradition in the Azores: Frank X. Gaspar’s Family Legacy in Leaving Pico,” Glenna Berry-Horton, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

4. “From Testimony to Autobiographical Fiction: Guilherme de Melo’s ‘Ainda Havia Sol,’” Timothy McGovern, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara

For copies of abstracts, write to

No comments have been posted for this session.