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George Monteiro - Caldo Verde Is Not Stone Soup: Persons, Names, Words, and Proverbs in Portuguese America Hardcover

"Caldo Verde Is Not Stone Soup identifies elements of an emerging Portuguese American culture in the United States."

George Monteiro - Caldo Verde Is Not Stone Soup: Persons, Names, Words, and Proverbs in Portuguese America Hardcover


Caldo Verde Is Not Stone Soup: Persons, Names, Words, and Proverbs in Portuguese America by George Monteiro 

Series:  Interdisciplinary Studies in Diasporas  https://www.peterlang.com/view/product/78673 )
Executive Editors:  Irene Maria F. Blayer, Dulce Maria Scott

  • Hardcover: 254 pages
  • Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers: New York, Oxford, Berne
     New edition (Aug. 18 2017)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1433138107
  • ISBN-13: 978-1433138102

Preface 
- New Names in a New Country 
- Stars and Stripes Forever 
- Portingale to Portugee 
- 150 Years of a Classic 
- The All-Purpose Peter Francisco 
- Higginson in the Azores 
- Longfellow, Tutor to the Dabneys
 - M. Borges, Boston Businessman 
- Denizens of the Land of Nod 
- Straight Writing, Crooked Lines 
- Authenticity and Its Uses 
- Let Them Eat Crab 
- Some Say Adage, Some Say Saw 
- Words Like Cherries 
- At Aunt Rose's 
- Seaman Melville and Captain Macy on the Portuguese Whaler 
- Nineteenth-Century Festivities in Halfmoon Bay 
- Crowned at Pentecost 
- Henry R. Lang on the Portuguese in New Bedford 
- Record of Publication 
- Biographical Note 
- Bibliography





George Monteiro is a lifelong student and teacher of nineteenth- and twentieth-century American literature, contributing to the scholarship on numerous writers, including Edgar Allan Poe, Henry Adams, Henry James, Emily Dickinson, Edith Wharton, Stephen Crane, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, William Faulkner, Robert Frost, T. S. Eliot and Bob Dylan. His latest book is Elizabeth Bishop in Brazil and After: A Poetic Career Transformed (McFarland, 2012).