The British Historical Society of Portugal
The Court of Posterity? Images of the British in late nineteenth century Portugal with a Shakespearean refraction.
This lecture will involve a discussion of representations of Britain and the British in late nineteenth century Portugal from the particular vantage afforded by King Luis I's translations of Shakespeare.
The talk will take place in the usual venue of OCLTC (British Club), Rua do Campo Alegre, Porto, and will commence at 6.30pm. Dinner will be served at 8pm for anyone wishing to stay on for a tasty meal and pleasant conversation at a reasonable price. The usual entry fee of 5 euros will be charged to non-members.
Please let Alan Dawber know of your intention to attend, and say if you wish to stay on for dinner.