CfP: The Carnation Revolution: Global Perspectives

Call for papers, deadline 1 July 2023

The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture is pleased to announce that it will host an international conference on the 4th, 5th, and 6th of April 2024 on the campus of the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. The theme is “The Carnation Revolution: Global Perspectives”.


The year 2024 marks the 50th anniversary of the Carnation Revolution, a seminal event in Portuguese history. This conference seeks to explore the global cause and impact of the Carnation Revolution reflecting scholarship on the metropole, the empire and the diaspora. The goal of the conference is to bring together individuals from a variety of fields such as artists, writers, and academics to discuss the multifaceted aspects of the revolution throughout the lusophone world.

As such, the CPSC welcomes submissions for both panels and roundtable discussions. Each panel submission should include the panel title, names and affiliations of each panelist, the titles of the individual papers along with a 300 word abstract for each paper. Each roundtable submission should include the roundtable title, as well as the names and affiliations of each discussant along with a 300 word abstract for the roundtable discussion.

Panel/roundtable organizers should submit their proposals to Tina Clarke at The deadline for submissions is 1 July 2023. Proposals will be selected and accepted panels/roundtables informed by 31 July 2023.

More information regarding conference accommodations and other details will follow on the CPSC website:

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture is a multidisciplinary international studies and outreach unit dedicated to the study of the language, literatures and cultures of the Portuguese-speaking world.