H-Luso-Africa is a network initiated by the Lusophone African Studies Organization (LASO). LASO is an independent professional society established in the United States that is open to all scholars with an interest in Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, and São-Tomé e Príncipe.

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Event: Douglas Wheeler lecture in Massachusetts on "Portugal's 25th of April 1974 Revolution and its Legacies: Historical Perspectives"

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Department of History and the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture 2014-2015 Lecture Series


cordially invite you to a special Public Lecture by Dr. Douglas Wheeler to Commemorate the 1974 Revolution in Portugal:

Title: "Portugal's 25th of April 1974 Revolution and its Legacies: Historical Perspectives." 

Place: UMass Dartmouth Claire T. Carney Library, Room 314 (Viewing Room)

Obit.: Michael Wolfers (1938-2014) journalist who wrote about Angola and Mozambique

A slightly delayed report on the death of Michael Wolfers in October 2014. He was the author, with Jane Bergerol, of Angola in the Front Line (1983) and long time reporter on African politics. He also translated Augustinho Neto's poetry