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Conferência Alberto Benveniste 2024

Online | 18 de Junho, 15h00 (GMT+1)

Cuauhtémoc Villamar (National University of Singapore), "Participación de los cristianos nuevos portugueses en el inicio del Galeón de Manila. De la rivalidad a la cooperación"

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Conferência Alberto Benveniste 2024

Online | 18 de Junho, 15h00 (GMT+1)

Cuauhtémoc Villamar (National University of Singapore), "Participación de los cristianos nuevos portugueses en el inicio del Galeón de Manila. De la rivalidad a la cooperación"

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Conferência de Roberta Guimarães Franco

29 Abril, 18h30 | Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa, sala B112.E (edifício da Biblioteca)

Conferência "É preciso um leitor ideal diante da história das crianças judias de Órion, de Mário Cláudio?" de Roberta Guimarães Franco (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais)

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VI Colóquio Internacional Diálogos Luso-Sefarditas

Museu da Guarda | 28-29 Novembro 2024

O Colóquio Internacional Diálogos Luso-Sefarditas regressa este ano para a sua sexta edição. A CESAB volta a juntar-se à organização desta iniciativa que decorrerá na cidade da Guarda entre 28 e 29 de Novembro.

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Conferência com Claude B. Stuczynski

15 de Março, 17h00 | Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa, sala B112.G (edifício da Biblioteca)

"Revisitando um clássico da literatura anti Cristã-Nova:o Breve discurso contra a herética perfídia do Iudaismo de Vicente da Costa Mattos (reações e significado)"

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Library

The Alberto Benveniste Library is located at the Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa. Our collections are available on site and by appointment only. If you wish to visit us, please contact us via the e-mail address cesab@letras.ulisboa.pt to book your visit.

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Editions

Cadernos de Estudos Sefarditas is a biannual peer-reviewed journal, which is indexed to the international databases Latindex, Qualis/CAPES, WorldCat and Atla Religion Database.

Usque is a name that invokes the diaspora. Samuel, the author of Consolation for the Tribulations of Israel. Abraham, the printer of this masterpiece of Sephardic culture in exile that has become an inspiration. The Usque Collection is a CESAB editorial project dedicated to the critical edition of sources that are key to the knowledge of the multifaceted Sephardic Diaspora.

The Monographic Series Alberto Benveniste publishes monographs on the Sephardic diaspora, the Iberian Jewish communities, and other related subjects, as well as collective works resulting from the scientific activities organised by CESAB or in partnership with other research centres in Portugal and abroad.

The CESAB newsletter is an information bulletin about the activities and projects developed by the Cátedra de Estudos Sefarditas Alberto Benveniste. In its pages, we also publicise the most recent editions, as well as the initiatives in which the researchers of the centre took part or organised.

CESAB EDITIONS

Projects

Roots: The Portuguese background of the America's Sephardic elites

Roots is an online platform that aims to share materials and working tools (primary sources, bibliographies, biographical notes, finding aids, genealogies, etc.) related to Portuguese Jewish families who moved to Colonial North America in the 17th and 18th centuries.


Monções Project

The Monções project – New Christians, Jews and those convicted of Judaism by the Inquisition of Goa – seeks to recover the identity and history of the defendants tried by the tribunal of the Holy Office of Goa for behaviours associated with Judaism.

Praying to the God of Israel Project

The project “Praying to the God of Israel according to the Portuguese Tradition (16th – 18th centuries)” intends to identify, publish and analyse manuscript prayer books (siddurim) of a clandestine nature and belonging to the Portuguese-Jewish tradition, preserved within processes or other inquisitorial documentation.

Ongoing and past projects

Contacts

Cátedra de Estudos Sefarditas Alberto Benveniste

Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa
Alameda da Universidade 1600-214 Lisboa
Telef. +351 21 792 00 00 (ext.11444)
cadernos_sefarditas@letras.ulisboa.pt
www.catedra-alberto-benveniste.org