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Vivaldo A Santos

Title

Associate Professor
Director of the Portuguese program, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Spanish

Department

Department of Spanish and Portuguese
General profile

Portrait

Fax

202-687-5712

Alt. email

vivaldosantos10@gmail.com

Location

401 Icc

Office hours

M 10:00-11:00 am or R: 2:00-3:00 pm by appointment

Bio

VIVALDO ANDRADE DOS SANTOS is Associate Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. He is currently the Director of the Portuguese program. He is an expert in Brazilian literature, Latin American avant-garde poetry, and Carlos Drummond de Andrade. He teaches courses in Portuguese language, Brazilian literature, Brazilian popular music and Brazilian cinema.

Education

  • PhD (2000) University of California at Berkeley, Hispanic Languages and Literatures
  • MA (1993) University of New Mexico, Portuguese
  • BA (1991) Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto-Brazil, Letras

Languages

  • Portuguese (speak, read, write)
  • Spanish (speak, read, write)