Monday 11 March 2013

Carnival Party – Friday, 15th March 2013, Wolfson College

After the success of last year, we will continue to celebrate Carnival in the Wolfson College. It is a great opportunity to show the Portuguese and Brazilian in the University of Cambridge, one the big aims of CuPortSS. We are happy to announce that the Samba Band Arco Iris, the best Samba Band in town, will make a performance starting at 10pm. Music animation will be provided by resident DJs. Be ready to have a nice time, dancing to the rhythms of Brazilian music. 

We will sell 100 tickets in advance, to guarantee that all CuPortSS members and friends will enter on this party. To guarantee our place, please send an email to with “Advance ticket for Carnival party” as subject (first-come first-served basis). Remember to bring your fancier mask and costume, since this is a Carnival party. There will be a prize for the best costume!!

When: Saturday, 15th of March

What time: 9m
Prices: CuPortSS Menber: £2; Non-Member: 3£

Where: Wolfson College - Club Room

Facebook event.

Samba Band Arco Iris.

Don't forget to confirm by e-mail

All best, and hope to see you all there,
Carnival Party organizing committee

Friday 8 March 2013

Portuguese writer Cristina Carvalho at King's College London

17.00 - 19.00, Thursday 14 March 2013, Anatomy Museum, Strand Campus, King's College London


Cristina Carvalho is author of several novels, such as A Casa das Auroras (2011), O Gato de Uppsala and Nocturno: o romance de Chopin (2009).
She has also published in magazines and journals, namely in Jornal de Letras and Egoísta. Her most recent novel, Marginal, is launched next week in Lisbon.
Cristina Carvalho will focus on her writing career and her literary work. Introduced by Luisa Pinto Teixeira, and discussed by Maria José Ribeiro, the lecturer of Portuguese of Camões, IP. at King’s , the writer will then answer questions from the public.

Room K1.26 | School of Arts and Humanities King's College London | Strand | WC2R 2LS | t: 020 7848 2375 | f: 020 7848 2415