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Check out pieces by Disquieters Hugo dos Santos, Laura McCarty, Courtney Morgan, and Diana Odasso at Lunch Ticket!
Check out Madden’s “The Feels of Love” in Guernica.
Check out Disquiet Alum Phillip D. Wentirine‘s project Pessoas of Portugal!
“Pessoas of Portugal” is the Westernmost of Europe’s take on “Humans of New York”. It is a project that started through Fulbright, and it aims to bring awareness to the people and culture of Portugal. Each story delves deeper into the life of someone from Portugal and the rich history that comes along with the country.
On Instagram: @PessoasOfPortugal
On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pessoasofportugal
Disquieters: SAVE THE DATE!
After last year’s biggest-ever DISQUIET party and reunion in the U.S., we’ll be back again with the Second Annual DISQUIET NYC Reading & Reunion on February 27, 2017! Get your contest applications in (Jan. 31 for general contest; Feb. 8 for Luso-American) and come celebrate with faculty, alumni, and friends!
Details so far:
Second Annual DISQUIET NYC Reading & Reunion
Monday, February 27, 2017, 6:00 pm
Cornelia Street Cafe
29 Cornelia Street
New York, NY 10014
Reading to be followed by an afterparty with pizza and Portuguese wines at a private residence.
Special thanks to Robert V Hansmann and the Bennington Writers Series!
If you can tear yourself away from Disquiet’s packed schedule, add some of these 20 things to your list!
A fascinating list of things you may not know about Portugal!
DISQUIET IN THE AZORES!!!
This November 24 and 25 DISQUIET 2016 Portuguese Guests Djaimilia Pereira de Almeida and Teolinda Gersão will visit Ponta Delgada on São Miguel Island in the Azores for two free events organized by our longtime partners at the Centro Nacional de Cultura. They’ll appear at the Ponta Delgada Public Library and Archive on November 24 at 6:30 pm, and at the leading Azorean bookstore Livraria Solmar on November 25, also at 6:30.
DISQUIET EM PONTA DELGADA!!!
No próximo dia 24 de novembro às 18h30 terá lugar na Biblioteca Pública e Arquivo Regional de Ponta Delgada, na ilha de São Miguel, uma sessão com as escritoras Djaimilia Pereira de Almeida e Teolinda Gersão, no âmbito do programa Disquiet, organizado pelo Centro Nacional de Cultura. No dia seguinte, à mesma hora, ambas as escritoras estarão na livraria Solmar. Entrada livre.
Read Iguh’s prize-winning piece, House Girl in Guernica!
Disquiet’s first ever guest author, Colson Whitehead, wins the National Book Award for The Underground Railroad!