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Discussing a popular young adult book from Portugal, A Lua de Joana, in the context of that country’s decision to decriminalize drugs.
A tour of the University of Coimbra focusing on the restoration that made the 500-year-old university a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
An important new museum that explores Portugal’s history of dictatorship and resistance, increasingly relevant with the rise of the far right elsewhere.
My day at the 86th Lisbon Book Fair, where I checked out Portugal’s publishers and bought more books than I can carry home.
I meet all three illustrators of books I’ve translated at the opening of an exhibit of works by the Brazilian-Portuguese artist Yara Kono.