Ronald Raminelli

Ronald Raminelli

Visiting Professor 2022-23 (Portuguese)

Ronald Raminelli has a Ph.D. in History from Universidade de Sao Paulo (1994). He is a professor at the Department of History at Universidade Federal Fluminense and researcher A1 at CNPq and Faperj - Brazil.


He received a research fellowship at... Read more about Ronald Raminelli

Boylston Hall 323

Cristiane Soares

Senior Preceptor in Portuguese

Academic Degrees: Ph.D. in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies and Theory, UMass- Dartmouth; M.A. in Applied Linguistics, UMass- Boston; B.A in Portuguese and Brazilian Literature, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.... Read more about Cristiane Soares

Boylston Hall 425
p: (617) 496-7072
Office Hours: Contact faculty for office hours

Bruno Carvalho

Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and African and African American Studies
Co-Director of the Harvard Mellon Urban Initiative
Affiliated Professor in Urban Planning and Design at the Graduate School of Design

Bruno Carvalho works on cities as lived and imagined spaces. Often, he investigates... Read more about Bruno Carvalho

518 Boylston Hall
p: (617) 496-3826
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Josiah Blackmore

Josiah Blackmore

Chair of the Department
Nancy Clark Smith Professor of the Language and Literature of Portugal
Undergraduate Advisor in Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

Research Interests: Medieval and Renaissance Portuguese Literature and Culture; Camões; the Maritime Humanities; Lusophone Imperial/Colonial Studies;...

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Boylston Hall 322
p: (617) 495-1931
Office Hours: Mondays 12:00pm-1:00pm, Wednesdays 3:00pm-4:00pm, and by appointment