Peggy Sharpe

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Portuguese

Professor
Coordinator and Advisor

Research Interest

Brazilian literary/cultural studies of the 19thand 20th centuries
Brazilian women writers (1850 – present)
Brazilian cinema

Courses Taught

Brazilian Literary and Cultural Studies
Brazilian Cinema
Portuguese for Advanced Speakers of Spanish and other Romance Languages
Latin American Literature in Translation

Selected Publications

  • “The Last Tango in Jacobina.” [Márcia Denser]. Trans. Peggy Sharpe. Brazil: A Traveler's Literary Companion (Traveler's Literary Companions). Ed. Alexis Levitin. Berkeley, CA: Whereabouts Press, 2010: 121-139.
  • “Ercília Nogueira Cobra.” Escritoras brasileiras do século XIX, V. III. Org. Zahidé Lupinacci Muzart. Florianópolis: Editora Mulheres; Santa Cruz do Sul: EDUNISC, 2009: 333 – 363.
  • A viúva Simões [Almeida, Júlia Lopes de], 2ª ed.  Intro., bib. and notes, Peggy Sharpe. Florianópolis, SC: Editora das Mulheres, Santa Cruz do Sul, RS: EDUNISC, 1999.
  • Darcy de Oliveira, Rosiska. In Praise of Difference: The Emergence of a Global Feminism. Trans. and Intro. Peggy Sharpe. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1998.
  • Entre resistir e identificar-se: Para uma teoria da prática da narrativa brasileira de autoria feminina. Org. Peggy Sharpe. Florianópolis, SC, Editora Mulheres, e Goiânia, GO, UFG, 1997.
  • Espelho na rua: A cidade na ficção de Eça de Queirós. Rio de Janeiro: Presença Editores, 1992.