Photos of the week!

The photos of the Walt Whitman Week 2011 can be found at the link .

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JUNE 16th

For those who are arriving before July 10th, there are some shows for free at SESC on July 8th and 9th: San Telmo Lounge (electronic tango) and Bixiga 70 (afrobeat).

MAY 31st, 2011 
Change of venue for Walt Whitman Week

Due to  the fact that the renovation around the lecture halls has been completed, the Walt Whitman Week will be held on campus at Anfiteatro A. 

New address:
UNESP – Araraquara campus
Faculdade de Ciências e Letras
Anfiteatro A
Bairro dos Machados
Rodovia Araraquara – Jaú km1
Araraquara, São Paulo, Brasil

MAY 13th, 2011

New information on Tours. The deadline for subscriptions was extended to May 22th.

MAY 7th, 2011


Bus Service and Tours pages were updated.

 May 5th, 2011

Important updates about the tours have been included. It is worth checking.

2. Deadline extension (IMPORTANT!)

Extension of deadline for non-Brazilian international students

The organizing committee of the Walt Whitman Week 2011 has agreed to extend the deadline  for non-Brazilian International Students who want to apply for the Seminar. Applications should include a curriculum-vitae, a one-page statement of interest in the seminar, and a short letter of support by an instructor who knows the applicant. Applications and the letters of recommendation should be sent to

April 2nd, 2011
Symposium: proposal submission

APRIL 20, 2011- Deadline to submit proposals for the Symposium

One-page abstracts in English should be sent to all four of the Symposium organizers:
Ed Folsom (
Éric Athenot (
Jay Grossman ( and
Maria Clara Bonetti Paro (


April 1st, 2011

UNESP Bus from São Paulo Airport to Araraquara on Sunday, July 10th.

There will be a UNESP bus at the São Paulo International Airport with monitors on Sunday, July 10th to bring participants of the Walt Whitman Week to Araraquara. The monitors will be wearing a t-shirt of the event. The bus will arrive at 10AM and we are planning to leave early in the afternoon. So try to schedule your flight to arrive in the morning and let us know about it so as we will look for you.  Send your flight information to our e-mail address:


March 31, 2011

Room Sharing

Some participants who are taking the post-symposium tour want to share rooms. Let us know if you want to do the same.

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Walt Whitman Week 2011: Poster


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