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A century of Jorge Amado
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A century of Jorge Amado

On 8th June there will be an event in the honour of Jorge Amado to mark 100 years since his birth. _ Brazilian writer Jorge Amado (1912-2001) would have turned 100 this year. Therefore to mark the centenary  of his birth a conference is to be held in the British […]

Latino-British Marriages
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Latino-British Marriages

Latin emigration is fundamentally due to political and economic reasons. But there is another cause which allows these two ethnic groups to share the same stage and exchange cultural differences. _ Mario López-Goicoechea The search for economic opportunities ranks among the main reasons why Latinos adopt the UK as their […]

Symposium to look deeply at Brazil
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Symposium to look deeply at Brazil

The Centre for Brazilian and Latin American Studies at Middlesex University has organised a conference that will take place on the 21st of this month entitled “Development and economic growth with equality. What’s next?” _ In 2011, Brazil overtook the United Kingdom as the world’s sixth largest economy. This is […]