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Brazilian American History, Life & Values

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On the Web: Articles

Losing Its Young to an American Dream. Monte Reel, Washington Post (11/14/06).

Brazilian-American Diplomacy .

Elements of Brazilian Culture.

The Art and Culture of Brazil .

On the Web: Specialized Sites

Brazilian American Association.

Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce.

Brazilian Rainbow Group.

In the Library: Articles

Goza, Franklin. "Brazilian immigration to North America," International Migration Review 28,1 (1994):136-52.

__________ & Leticia Marteleto. "An examination of remittance activity among Brazilian immigrants in the US & Canada," Annals of the Brazilian Association of Population Studies 11,2 (1998):551-75.

__________. "Brazilian immigration to Ontario," International Migration Review 37,4 (1999):765-89.

Margolis, Maxine. "A new ingredient in the melting pot: Brazilians in New York City," City & Society 3,2 (1989):179-87.

__________. "Transnationalism & popular culture: the case of Brazilian immigrants in the US," Journal of Popular Culture 29,1 (1995):29-41.

__________. "Brazilians & the 1990 US census: immigrants, ethnicity & the undercount," Human Organization 54,1 (1995):52-59.

Sales, Teresa. "Constructing an identity: Brazilian immigrants in Boston, MA," Migration World 26,5 (1998):15-21.

In the Library: Non-Fiction Books

Fleischer, Soraya Resende. Passando a America a limpo: o trabalho de housecleaners brasileiras em Boston, Massachusetts (São Paulo: Annablume, 2002).

Margolis, Maxine L. Little Brazil: An Ethnography of Brazilians in New York City (Princeton: Princeton U., 1991).

__________. An Invisible Minority: Brazilians in New York City (Boston: Allyn & Bacon, 1998).

Martes, Ana Cristina Braga. Cenas do Brasil migrante (São Paulo: Boitempo, 1999).

__________. Brasileiros nos Estados Unidos: um estudo sobre imigrants em Massachusetts (São Paulo: Paz e Terra, 2000).

Messias, DeAnne Karen Hilfinger. Narratives of Transnational Migration, Work, & Health: The Lived Experiences of Brazilian Women in the US (unpub. PhD. U. California, San Francisco, 1997).

In the Library: Fiction

In the Library: For Young Readers

In the Library: Poetry

In the Library: Drama

In the Library: Photography

CD & Audio

Film & Video

"Two Lost Souls on a Dirty Night (Dos perdidos numa noite suja)" [2002], dir. José Joffily, 100m. Young Brazilian couple seek opportunity, face violence & deportation in NY.

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