In , he received a schola Career In , he got his professional actor's license in the theater company, Laura Alves, and went back to Afonso Dias is a Portuguese singer, musician, poet and actor. He was elected in numerous presentation inside and outside Portugal, though he recorded different discs in the studio. History This award is considered the premier literary prize for an author in the Portuguese language for the entirety of their work. The award consists of a cash amount resulting from the contributions from Brazil and Portugal, and is set annually by mutual agreement.
It is the westernmost sovereign state of mainland Europe. It is bordered to the west and south by the Atlantic Ocean and to the north and east by Spain. Its territory also includes the Atlantic archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira, both autonomous regions with their own regional governments. Portugal is the oldest state on the Iberian Peninsula and one of the oldest in Europe, its territory having been continuously settled, invaded and fought over since prehistoric times. Portugal as a country was established during the Christian Reconquista against the Moors who had invaded the Iberian Peninsula in AD.
Despite attempts at independence since its foundation as a county in , only after the Battle The following is a list of notable and historically significant people from Portugal. Afonso de Albuquerque, naval admiral and viceroy of India. This is a list of Portuguese writers, ordered alphabetically by surname. The population at the census was ,, in an area of Among the many archaeological structures dating back to the Roman era, when Coimbra was the settlement of Aeminium, are its well-preserved aqueduct and cryptoporticus.
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Similarly, buildings from the period when Coimbra was the capital of Portugal from to still remain. During the late Middle Ages, with its decline as the political centre of the Kingdom of Portugal, Coimbra began to evolve into a major cultural centre. This was in large part helped by the establishment of the University of Coimbr This is a list of atheist authors. Mentioned in this list are people whose atheism is relevant to their notable activities or public life, and who have publicly identified themselves as atheists.
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The following is a list of famous or notable Portuguese language poets: A 19th-century Portuguese couple with typical rural clothes from Minho Province, in a Singer sewing machine advertisement card, distributed at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, The culture of Portugal is the result of a complex flow of different civilizations during the past millennia. From prehistoric cultures, to its Pre-Roman civilizations such as the Lusitanians, the Gallaeci, the Celtici, and the Cynetes, amongst others , passing through its contacts with the Phoenician-Carthaginian world Roman period see Hispania, Lusitania and Gallaecia , the Germanic invasions and consequent settlement of the Suebi and Buri see Kingdom of the Suebi the Visigoth see Visigothic Kingdom , Viking incursions, Sephardic Jewish, and finally, the Moorish Umayyad invasion of Hispania and the subsequent expulsion, during the Reconquista, all have made an imprint on the country's culture and history.
The name of Portugal itself reveals much of the country's early history, stemming from the Roman name Portus He is widely considered the country's foremost photojournalist. The vicissitudes of the daily life in all his monotony and the historic are recurring in his wide-ranging body of work. This does not mean that Gageiro's images are merely accurate snapshots.
The decisive moment he tends to capture is often gently composed and finely balanced. True to this tradition, Gageiro works exclusively in black and white. Jorge Pedro Sousa, in his thesis on the history of History Middle Ages Portuguese troubadours The beginnings of Portuguese poetry go back to the early 12th century, around the time when the County of Portugal separated from the medieval Kingdom of Galicia in the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula.
It was in this region that the ancestral language of both modern Portuguese and modern Galician, known today as Galician-Portuguese, was the common language of the people.
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Like the troubadour culture in the Iberian Peninsula and the rest of Europe, Galician-Portuguese poets sang the love for a woman, which often turned into personal insults, as she had hurt her lover's pride. However, this region produced a specific type of song, known as cantigas de amigo songs of a friend.
In these, the lyrical subject is always a woman though the singer was male talking about her friend lover from whom she has been separated - by war or other activities - as shown in the Reconquista. They discuss the loneliness that the woman feels.
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But some poems also project eroticism He has directed and written the screenplays of numerous films. His films have won several awards. Awarded the prestigious Ordem do Infante D. He enrolled in mechanical engineering at the University of Coimbra and in cinema at the Lisbon Theatre and Film School Escola Superior de Teatro e Cinema , in , dropping out in both cases. He has worked as a graphic artist. He is revered as one of the leading names in contemporary Portuguese poetry.
Os Grandes Portugueses English: Based on BBC's Greatest Britons, it featured individual documentaries advocating the top ten candidates. Salazar is often described, from a right-wing viewpoint, as a model of competence, conservatism, rigor, and public service devotion, despite the authoritarianism of his regime, its suppression of political dissent, and repressive state police.
A simultaneous opinion poll conducted by Marktest showed that, given the choice of the finalists, Sa Katia Guerreiro born February 23,  is a fado singer, who has released eight albums and has received several awards, including Order of Arts and Letters, Chevalier rank from the French government and the Comenda da Ordem do Infante D. Henrique from the Portuguese president.
A Journal of Art and Critique" was a Portuguese magazine published in Coimbra from 10 March until , producing a total of 54 issues during its existence. Starting with the 27th edition, which was published in , the magazine's leadership was split three ways with the addition of Adolfo Casais Monteiro in The magazine briefly had an additional editor, secretary Alberto de Serpa and published two more volumes, November and February The population in was 6,, in an area of Although the municipality was established on 6 November , the history of the region extends back to vestiges from different tribes and groups that lived in area, remoting to the pre-historic period.
This article presents a list of publications of literature, awards given, and births and deaths of major literary figures during Events February 14 — The Satanic Verses controversy: This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in January 3 — National Theatre opens in Sofia, Bulgaria. January 26 — Large sections of the audience boo the opening performance of J. Disturbances continue for a week. Yeats denies trying to suppress audience distaste during a performance of The Playboy of the Western World.
Teatro O Bando is a Portuguese professional traveling theatre company active since According to its official website, it is "[a] collective that elects aesthetic transfiguration has a civic and communitary participation". When it was founded, the company was structured within the childhood theatre area, a free concept that fought the post-revolutionary tendency to infantilize children created by commercial children's theatre.
According to Teatro O Bando's approach, the child should be an active part of society, able to have a political and Since early ages, Coimbra developed into an important cultural centre, firstly due to the school founded in in the Santa Cruz Monastery, essential on medieval times and a meeting point for the intellectual and power elites, where famous medieval figures studied, like Saint Anthony of Lisbon. Later the city saw its educational and cultural importance greatly improved because of the establishment of the University of Coimbra which was founded in the 13th century in Lisbon, was moved in for the first time to Coimbra and was settled definitely in the city in For this old tradition in education, Coimbra is called A cidade dos estudantes The city of the students and Lusa-Atenas Lusitanic-Athens, after Athens in Greece , because it is a center of culture and erudition, as well as the site of the oldest university which turned Coimbra into a noted university town.
Basic and secondary education The city has a large number of public and private basic and secondary schools, among these some of the b Our website is secured by bit SSL encryption issued by Verisign Inc , making your shopping at Sapnaonline as secure as possible. Hello World, this is a test.
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