Modern Languages and Literatures

Portuguese Language Day

Every year, on May 5th people around the world celebrate Portuguese Language Day and the Culture of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP).

English
Date: 
Friday, 27 April 2018 - 6:00 pm
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Curious Caverns

English

Lecture by Nick Bridges in the Celtic Chair Lecture Series.

The tourism industry which developed during the nineteenth century highlighted caves and promoted them as both supernatural and natural spaces within wider landscape tours.

Sub-title: 
Cave Tourism in 19th Century Ireland
Date: 
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 - 7:30 pm
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La novela histórica latinoamericana

English

Guest lecture by Dr. Leandro Urbina. 

Lecture in Spanish, questions in Spanish, English, and French.

Sub-title: 
en la era de las dictaduras militares del siglo XX
Date: 
Thursday, 29 March 2018 - 1:00 pm
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Língua: Vidas em Português / Language: Lives in Portuguese

English

Part of the Lusophone Film Series / Cycle de cinéma lusophone 2018 showcases the cinema of Angola, Brazil and Portugal with screenings happening at Carleton and Ottawa universities between March 9th and April 27th. All films with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Program:

O Herói / The Hero, by Zézé Gamboa, Angola, 2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
9 de março/March 9, 6:30-9pm
Carleton University, River Building Theatre, sala/room RB 2200

Sub-title: 
Film by Victor Lopes, Brazil/Portugal
Date: 
Friday, 27 April 2018 - 6:30 pm
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A Mãe é Que Sabe / Mother Knows Best

Part of the Lusophone Film Series / Cycle de cinéma lusophone 2018 showcases the cinema of Angola, Brazil and Portugal with screenings happening at Carleton and Ottawa universities between March 9th and April 27th. All films with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Program:

O Herói / The Hero, by Zézé Gamboa, Angola, 2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
9 de março/March 9, 6:30-9pm
Carleton University, River Building Theatre, sala/room RB 2200

English
Sub-title: 
Film by Nuno Rocha, Portugal
Date: 
Friday, 13 April 2018 - 6:30 pm
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O Palhaço / The Clown

English

Part of the Lusophone Film Series / Cycle de cinéma lusophone 2018 showcases the cinema of Angola, Brazil and Portugal with screenings happening at Carleton and Ottawa universities between March 9th and April 27th. All films with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Program:

O Herói / The Hero, by Zézé Gamboa, Angola, 2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
9 de março/March 9, 6:30-9pm
Carleton University, River Building Theatre, sala/room RB 2200

Sub-title: 
Film y Selton Mello, Brazil
Date: 
Friday, 6 April 2018 - 6:30 pm
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Film from Angola (details tba)

Part of the Lusophone Film Series / Cycle de cinéma lusophone 2018 showcases the cinema of Angola, Brazil and Portugal with screenings happening at Carleton and Ottawa universities between March 9th and April 27th. All films with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Program:

O Herói / The Hero, by Zézé Gamboa, Angola, 2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
9 de março/March 9, 6:30-9pm
Carleton University, River Building Theatre, sala/room RB 2200

English
Date: 
Friday, 23 March 2018 - 6:30 pm
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Abril Despedaçado / Behind the Sun

Part of the Lusophone Film Series / Cycle de cinéma lusophone 2018 showcases the cinema of Angola, Brazil and Portugal with screenings happening at Carleton and Ottawa universities between March 9th and April 27th. All films with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Program:

O Herói / The Hero, by Zézé Gamboa, Angola, 2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
9 de março/March 9, 6:30-9pm
Carleton University, River Building Theatre, sala/room RB 2200

English
Sub-title: 
Film by Walter Salles, Brazil
Date: 
Friday, 16 March 2018 - 6:30 pm
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O Herói / The Hero

2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
 

Part of the Lusophone Film Series / Cycle de cinéma lusophone 2018 showcases the cinema of Angola, Brazil and Portugal with screenings happening at Carleton and Ottawa universities between March 9th and April 27th. All films with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Program:

O Herói / The Hero, by Zézé Gamboa, Angola, 2004, 1h 37m, Drama, War
9 de março/March 9, 6:30-9pm
Carleton University, River Building Theatre, sala/room RB 2200

English
Sub-title: 
Film by Zézé Gamboa, Angola
Date: 
Friday, 9 March 2018 - 6:30 pm
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The Courtesan as Famous Scholar

English

A Lecture by Sufeng Xu, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, University of Ottawa

Sub-title: 
The Case of Wang Wei (ca. 1598-ca. 1647)
Date: 
Wednesday, 21 March 2018 - 3:30 pm
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