Brazilian Literary Networks

A conference held on November 19-21, 2009 in 313 Pyle Center on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Thursday, November 19 at 5PM

Conference Opening:
Severino Albuquerque (University of Wisconsin - Madison), João Almino (Writer, Consul General of Brazil - Chicago), Magdalena Hauner (Associate Dean, College of Letters and Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison), Guido Podestá (Associate Dean, Division of International Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison), Ksenija Bilbija (Director, Latin American, Carribean, and Iberian Studies Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison), João Cezar de Castro Rocha (University of Manchester; Consultor, Itaú Cultural).

Thursday, November 19 at 6PM

Reception

Friday, November 20 from 9AM to 11AM at 235 Pyle Center

Translation:
Elizabeth Lowe (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Aileen El-Kadi (University of Texas at El Paso), Alison Entrekin (Literary Translator, Santos, Brazil)

Friday, November 20 from 11:45AM to 1PM at the Main Dining Room, Pyle Center

Lunch

Friday, November 20 from 1:15PM to 3:15PM at 235 Pyle Center

Producing Syntheses:
Chair: David Hildner (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Darlene J. Sadlier (Indiana University - Bloomington), Luís Madureira (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Earl Fitz (Vanderbilt University)

Friday, November 20 from 3:15PM to 3:30PM

Coffee Break

Friday, November 20 from 3:30PM to 5:30PM at 235 Pyle Center

Academic Journals & Conexões Itaú Cultural:
Ellen Sapega (University of Wisconsin-Madison - Luso-Brazilian Review), Severino Albuquerque (University of Wisconsin-Madison - Luso-Brazilian Review), Regina Zilberman (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul; Brasil/Brazil), Felipe Lindoso (Itaú Cultural)

Saturday, November 21 from 9:00AM to 11:00AM at 235 Pyle Center

Autor-Leitor:
Chair: Mary Lou Daniel (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Frank Sousa (University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth), José Luís Jobim (Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro; Universidade Federal Fluminense), João Cezar de Castro Rocha (University of Manchester; Consultor, Itaú Cultural)

Saturday, November 21 from 11:00AM to 11:15AM

Coffee Break

Saturday, November 21 from 11:15AM to 12:30PM at 235 Pyle Center

Autor-Leitor:
Chair: Kathryn Sanchez (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Sandra Vasconcelos (Universidade de São Paulo), Earl Fitz (Vanderbilt University)

Saturday, November 21 from 12:30PM to 1:30PM at the Main Dining Room, Pyle Center

Lunch

Saturday, November 21 from 1:30PM to 2:00PM at 235 Pyle Center

International Network Machado & Eça: Future Projects.:
Discussion led by João Cezar de Casto Rocha (University of Manchester)

Saturday, November 21 from 2:00PM to 2:15PM

Coffee Break

Saturday, November 21 from 2:15PM to 3:45PM

Publishers:
Chair: João Almino (Writer; Consul General of Brazil - Chicago), Sheila Leary (University of Wisconsin Press), John O'Brien (Dalkey Archive Press)