'America? A disease in people's minds!' Portugal and the propoganda of emigration
Tuesday, 10 November 2009, 4.30pm to 6.30pm
St John's College, University of Oxford
Hosted by International Migration Institute
A seminar examining migration policies and state propaganda from an historical perspective; including a screening of the documentary "‘America? A disease in people’s minds’ Portugal and the propaganda of emigration” by the Portuguese documentary film maker Jacinto Godinho.
Co-organised by the Institute Camões Centre
About the speaker
Jacinto Godinho is the director of a fascinating (and award winning) documentary series – ‘Ei-los Que Partem – A Historia da Emigração Porutguesa’ – on the history of Portuguese migration for the Portuguese national broadcaster RTP. He teaches at the New University of Lisbon and is a journalist at RTP, the Portuguese National Television Network.