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Cristiane Soares


Contact Info:
Tufts University
Dept. of Romance Languages
Olin Center 219
180 Packard Avenue
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617.627.2725
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Lecturer in Portuguese

Degrees

  • B.A. in Portuguese language and Luso-Afro-Brazilian Literatures, UFRGS, Brazil, 1999.
  • M.A. in Applied Linguistics, UMass- Boston, 2009.
  • Ph.D. in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies and Theory, UMass- Dartmouth (May 2017).
    Dissertation: "A hipótese da percepção consciente no ensino/ aprendizado de línguas próximas: o caso da aquisição da pronúncia do português por falantes de espanhol"/
    "The acquisition of closely related languages: the acquisition of Portuguese pronunciation by Spanish speakers."

Professional Interests
Portuguese language, second language acquisition, noticing, Brazilian popular music (MPB), Queer studies.

Selection of research articles