Special Feature

“Jorge de Sena at 100: A Symposium in Celebration of his Life and Works”
November 7, 2019
Special Feature
“Jorge de Sena at 100: A Symposium in Celebration of his Life and Works”
Author BYU Studies Staff

Interested in Portuguese literature? The public is invited to a conference on renowned poet Jorge de Sena, sponsored by the BYU Department of Spanish and Portuguese, BYU College of Humanities, and the Harold B. Lee Library

Wednesday, November 13

9:00 am

Roundtable on Jorge de Sena
238 HRCB

Panelists:

  • Frederick G. Williams, BYU Spanish and Portuguese, retired
  • Francisco Cota Fagundes, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Thomas E. Lyon Jr., BYU
  • Ronald D. Dennis, BYU, retired
  • Halvor Clegg, BYU, Linguistics
  • Gordon Jensen, BYU, Spanish and Portuguese
  • 2:00 pm

Keynote Speech: Fred Williams
Reynolds Auditorium, 1060 HBLL

2:30 pm

Jorge de Sena Show-and-Tell: Fred Williams, with items from Special Collections
Reynolds Auditorium, 1060 HBLL

3:15 pm

Jorge de Sena reads his poetry: Video screening
Reynolds Auditorium, 1060 HBLL

Introduction by Fred Williams

Thursday, November 14

3:00 pm

Keynote Speech: Francisco Cota Fagundes, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Reynolds Auditorium, 1060 HBLL