Journal of Lusophone Studies: Announcements 2020-01-01T13:22:43-08:00 Open Journal Systems <p>The <em>Journal of Lusophone Studies</em> (formerly <em>ellipsis</em>) is the official journal of the <a href="" target="_self">American Portuguese Studies Association</a>. It is peer-reviewed and published twice a year.</p> <p>In keeping with the founding principles of APSA, the<em> Journal of Lusophone Studies</em> strives to foster the expansion and diffusion of knowledge on the peoples and cultures of Portuguese-speaking countries and diasporas. It achieves this by publishing the scholarly work of researchers from the around the world.</p> <p>The journal’s commitment to open access is an extension of APSA’s founding principles. It shows our support for the accelerated discovery of information through the unrestricted sharing of ideas, and it allows us to increase public enrichment through the free presentation of cutting-edge research on the languages, peoples, and cultures of countries where Portuguese is spoken.</p> General: Search for New Executive Editor 2020-01-01T13:22:43-08:00 Journal of Lusophone Studies <p>After five+ years of joyful service to<em> JLS</em>, Vincent Barletta will be stepping down as Executive Editor after <em>JLS</em> 5.1 (Spring 2020). If you're interested in the position or would like to know more, please contact APSA President, Rex Nielson at <a href=""></a>.</p> 2020-01-01T13:22:43-08:00 Upcoming Issue: Special Dossier on Concretismo 2020-01-01T13:14:52-08:00 Journal of Lusophone Studies <p>With JLS 4.2 (Fall 2019) now available, we now turn to our next issue, which will feature a special dossier on <em>concretismo</em>, guest-edited by Prof. Nathaniel Wolfson (U of California, Berkeley). We hope to have this issue published by 15 May 2020, so please check back then!</p> 2020-01-01T13:14:52-08:00 Upcoming Issue: Forthcoming Special Dossier on Concretismo 2020-01-01T13:11:07-08:00 Journal of Lusophone Studies 2020-01-01T13:11:07-08:00