FAH-DPORT-CIELA: CROSSINGS III: BRAZIL, PORTUGAL AND GREATER CHINA IN MOVEMENT


Speaker:

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Date:

15 - 16 Dec 2017

Time:

All-day

Venue:

E21-G035

Description:

CROSSINGS III: BRAZIL, PORTUGAL AND GREATER CHINA IN MOVEMENT

15 to 16 December 2017

 

I-INTRODUCTION

Crossings is a platform for sharing research and discussions that put in perspective an inescapable aspect of our contemporaneity: the intensity and diversification of interactions between subjects, texts, discourses, contexts and languages. This meeting in Macau is, therefore, marked by the idea of ​​the movement, the fundamental feature of these interactions.

In its first edition, Crossings was held under the title “Macao in Crossings: Translation and Cultures in Contact” and took place at the University of Macau from January 28 to 30, 2013. Its purpose was to discuss academic-scientific interfaces in the fields of language, culture, immigration, religion, literature and translation. In its second edition, from July 23 to 27, 2015, at the University of São Paulo under the title “Crossings: Brazil, Portugal and Greater China”, the themes of language, language, culture, immigration, religion, literature and translation were discussed comprising the symbolic spaces of Brazil, Portugal and Greater China.

This edition of Crossings, which will take place on December 15 and 16 at the University of Macau, will be organized by two institutions: the University of Macau and the Guangdong University of Foreign Studies. The event will serve as a platform for discussion and establishment of interdisciplinary and inter-institutional projects, connecting China, Macau, Brazil and Portugal.

II-THEMATIC LINES

In this edition, we have among our objectives to foster the interaction between teachers, researchers and students and to promote the encounter and approximation of ideas and researches around the following themes (not limited to them):

  • History;
  • Translation;
  • Cultures in movement;
  • Philosophy;
  • Languages;
  • Literatures;
  • Cultural Studies;
  • Teaching PFL in China;
  • Teaching Chinese in the CPLP.

III- CALL FOR PAPERS

Types of participation:

  • With paper presentation (free of charge).
  • As audience (free of charge)

Participants interested in presenting a paper should enroll until 30 November through the registration form.

Participants interested in attending as audience should enroll until 30 November through the registration form.

REGISTRATION FORM

Acceptance letters will be provided until two weeks after enrollment.

Any other issues, please send a message to the email: fah.crossings@umac.mo

 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

15 December 2017 16 December 2017
09:00 – 09:30 Opening Ceremony   
09:30 – 10:30 Conference 01 09:30 – 10:30 Conference 02
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee 10:30 – 11:00 Coffee
11:00 – 12:30 Panel 01  11:00 – 12:30 Panel 02
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch 12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Paper presentations 14:00 – 16:00 Paper presentations
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee 16:00 – 16:30 Coffee
16:30 – 18:00 Paper presentations 16:30 – 18:00 Paper presentations
18:15 – 19:45 Discussion and establishment of interdisciplinary and inter-institutional projects 18:00 – 18:30 Closing Ceremony 
20:00 to 22:30 Opening Dinner 20:00 to 22:30 Closing Dinner

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

  • Jae Park (The Education University of Hong Kong)
  • John Milton (University of São Paulo)
  • Júlio Reis Jatobá (University of Macau)
  • Maria Célia Lima-Hernandes (University of São Paulo)
  • Roberval Teixeira e Silva (University of Macau)
  • Shang Xuejiao- Catarina (Guangdong University of Foreign Studies/University of Macau)
  • Yang Jing- Elsa (Guangdong University of Foreign Studies/University of Macau)

Audience:

All are welcome

Language:

Portuguese

Enquiry:

Professor Roberval Silva
Telephone number: 88228913

Mr. Julio Jatoba
Telephone number: 88228946

Email: fah.crossings@umac.mo