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Frank Sousa

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Frank F SousaProfessor of Portuguese, Director of the Saab Center for Portuguese Studies
  • CollegeCollege of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • DepartmentWorld Languages and Cultures Department
  • EmailFrank_Sousa@uml.edu

Education

  • Ph D: Hispanic Languages and Literatures, (1992), University of California, Santa Barbara -
  • MA: Portuguese, (1984), University of California, Santa Barbara -
  • BS: Psychology, (1980), University of Santa Clara - Santa Clara, CA

Awards and Honors

  • Fulbright Fellowship in Lisbon, Portugal
  • medalha de merito (2010) - government of autonomous region of azores
  • Medalha de Merito (2010) - Government of the Autonomus Region of the Azores
  • educator of the year (2000) - PALCUS
  • Educator of the Year Award (2000) - Portuguese-American Leadership Council of the United States
  • president's community service award (2000) - umass dartmouth
  • President's Community Service Award (2000) - University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • comendador da ordem do infante d. henrique award (1996) - government of portugal
  • Comendador da Ordem do Infante D. Henrique Award (1996) - Government of Portugal
  • Commendation (1995) - State of Massachusetts
  • commendation, state of Massachusetts (1995)
  • Fulbright Fellowship (1995) - Biblioteca Nacional- Lisbon, Portugal

Presentations

  • taking stock of portuguese american literature: successes and challenges - exploring the portuguese diaspora in interdisciplinary and comparative, 2013
  • Talking Stock of Portuguese-American Literature: Successes and Challenges - Exploring the Portuguese Diaspora in Interdisciplinary and Comparative Persepctives: An International Conference, July 2013 - Butler University
  • a atividade editorial da tagus press at umass dartmouth - 5 encontro internacional conexoes itau cultural, 2012 - sao paulo, brazil
  • os romances de alfred lewis e identidade dupla luso americana - coloquio internacional: o faial e a periferia acoriana nos seculos XV a XX, 2012 - horta, azores
  • alfred lewis and the portuguese american experience - disquiet dzanc international writers workshop, 2012
  • A Atividade Editorial da Tagus Press at UMass Darmouth - 5? Encontro Internacional Conexoes Itau Cultural, November 2012 - Instituto Itau Cultural- Sao Paolo, Brazil
  • Alfred Lewis and the Portuguese-American Experience - Disquiet: Dzanc Books International Writers' Workshop, July 2012 - Luso-American Foundation
  • Os Romances de Alfred Lewis e Identidade Dupla Luso-Americana - Coloquio Internacional: O Faial e a Periferia Acoriana nos Seculos XV a XX, May 2012 - Horta, Azores