Navigating 450 years of Os Lusíadas
with Harvard University Library and the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
In PersonOctober 2022
Illustration by Omar Salomão
A first-of-its-kind conference in Camões studies
For the better part of five centuries, Luís Vaz de Camões’ maritime epic has shaped poetics, politics, and notions of identity in the Lusophone world and beyond. Now, on the eve of a major anniversary, we’re calling on scholars and artists from around the globe to unpack that charged legacy, with extensive virtual and in-person conference programming.