George Monteiro (1932-2019)

  • Luiz Valente
  • Onésimo Almeida
Keywords: Memorial


The Professor Emeritus of English and Portuguese and Brazilian Studies George Monteiro passed away on November 5, 2019 from a heart attack. Born in Valley Falls, Rhode Island, in 1932, he was a graduate of Cumberland High School. He received an AB from Brown in 1954, an AM from Columbia U in 1956, and a PhD from Brown in English and American Literature in 1964. Monteiro spent his whole professional career at Brown.