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Carlos A. Almeida, Ph. D

Apr 8, 2024 | Uncategorized

Dr.  Carlos A. Almeida is a Professor of Portuguese and the Director of LusoCentro at Bristol Community College, in Fall River, Massachusetts and a Visiting Lecturer in the Department of Portuguese at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, a Master of Arts in Hispanic Literatures and Linguistics and a Doctorate in Lusophone Literatures and Cultures from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

He specializes in Portuguese and Cabo Verdean Languages, Literatures and Cultures. He is a co-translator of Baltazar Lopes’ Chiquinho – A Novel of Cabo Verde (2019). He is a Board of Director’s Member of the Cape Verdean Association in New Bedford and a Member of the Cape Verdean Committee of the Whaling Museum in New Bedford.