Friday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 307, JW Marriott
The Development of Luso-Brazilian Studies and Reading Publics: Honoring Fred P. Ellison
Program arranged by the American Portuguese Studies Association and the forum LLC Luso-Brazilian. Presiding: Charles A. Perrone, Univ. of Florida
Speakers: Adria Frizzi, U of Texas, Austin; Kenneth David Jackson, Yale Univ.; Margo Milleret, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque; Charles A. Perrone
A celebration of the legacy of Fred P. Ellison, the late professor at the University of Texas and a pioneer in the field of Portuguese and Brazilian studies. The session transcends the dimensions of homage to operate with a wider focus: the practice of the field of Luso-Brazilian language and literature in the three primary areas of literary criticism, translation, and program building.