Welcome to the Lusophone Studies Association (LSA)!

The Lusophone Studies Association (LSA) is an interdisciplinary academic association dedicated to the promotion and dissemination of scholarly and related research about the Lusophone world. The association’s main objectives

  1. Promote scholarly debate and exchange relating to the Lusophone influence and presence in Canada and elsewhere;
  2. Promote public awareness of the Lusophone legacy and influence in Canada and elsewhere;
  3. Promote and support educational efforts in the area of Luso-Canadian and international Luso studies;
  4. Co-operate with related associations and research institutes concerned with the study of the Lusophone studies in Canada, as well as internationally;
  5. Maintain contact and exchanges with academic and community associations having complementary interests and objectives;
  6. Provide material for publication, conference proceedings, and bibliographies;
  7. Organize and promote regular conferences, symposia, workshops, and community meetings;
  8. Promote Lusophone Studies undergraduate and graduate education initiatives in Canada and internationally;
  9. Promote Lusophone Studies community education initiatives in Canada and internationally.

Portuguese Studies Review: Call for Papers 

Special Theme Issue: Identities in the Lusophone World: Impacts of Education, Economics, Nationalism, Religion and Settlement

PSR Call for Papers July 30, 2019 (Portuguese) (PDF)

PSR Call for Papers July 30, 2019 (English) (PDF)

Become a Member of the Lusophone Studies Association

We would like to invite you to become LSA member!

Paid members have full access to the issues of the Portuguese Studies Review. An access key is provided to members granting them access to the academic journal for the duration of their membership.