Tag: Camões

Kids of Immigrants: The Negotiation of Internal and External Dual National Identities

Born in a country different than that of your parents can give you a richer perspective of the world. Trying to understand, and conclude, who you are internally…

The Lusíadas as a Historical Document: Extracting Portugal, the Portuguese, Love and Prophecy from the Epic Poem

Os Luísadas (1572) by Luís Vaz de Camões (1524/5?-1580) is an epic poem that immortalised Vasco da Gama and the Portuguese sea voyages to India via Southern Africa…