Category Archives: Blog

Writers of the Portuguese Diaspora – Anthology

Writers of the Portuguese Diaspora in the United States and Canada: An Anthology Editors Luis Gonçalves and Carlo Matos, Preface by George Monteiro   This anthology brings together fiction, poetry, recipes, and memoirs by some of the best Portuguese-Canadian and … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, News | Leave a comment

New short-story in Stand Magazine

STAND magazine is a quarterly print magazine for men who give a damn about being better men, better husbands, better fathers, better partners, better brothers, better friends, better sons, better neighbors, better citizens. STAND magazine, issue two, highlights several individuals and … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, News | Leave a comment

New poem in Contemporary Verse 2

Contemporary Verse 2 volume 38.3 “The Open Issue” marks the beginning of CV2‘s fifth decade and features the winners of the Young Buck Poetry Prize and 2-Day Poem Contest. The issue includes new poetry from Sarah Klassen, John Wall Barger, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, News | Leave a comment

Interview in Portuguese-American Review

original interview in Portuguese-American Review   Portuguese-American Review – Congratulations on publishing “Beyond Bullfights and Ice Hockey: Essays on Language, Identity and Writing Culture”. What is this book’s genre or category? paulo da costa – The book can be seen … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Interviewed, Interviews, Interviews - B&I | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Obligatory reading for the North American Luso Diaspora – impressions by Diniz Borges

Diniz Borges on Beyond Bullfights & Ice Hockey (essays) Just began to read this new book of essays by paulo da costa. The first essay is amazing. Paulo is a great writer. The title of the book is great. Indeed, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Recensões, Reviews, Reviews - B&I | Leave a comment

New book: Beyond Bullfights and Ice Hockey

Beyond Bullfights and Ice Hockey Essays on Identity, Language and Writing Culture A book of twelve essays, musings, thoughts, inner conversations, arguments and rambles written over the course of two decades. For those who believe the book is obsolete and … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Essays, News | Leave a comment

New Fiction in Prairie Fire Magazine

paulo da costa’s fiction in Prairie Fire‘s spring 2015 issue! The Spring 2015 Volume 36, No.1 issue features fiction by Catherine Brunet, paulo da costa, Alex Leslie and Leanne Lieberman; poetry by Byrna Barclay, Matthew Gwathmey, Bill Howell, Sally Ito, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Leave a comment

New Fiction in Grain Magazine

Issue 42.1  of Grain Magazine – Hearing Voices – is out now, featuring artwork by Wilf Perreault, and new work by Gary Geddes, Paul Cresey, Robert Currie, paulo da costa (fiction), among many others authors.  

Posted in Blog | Leave a comment

Mara Bettencourt sings poem by paulo da costa

  Mara Bettencourt, Boston, has put to music one of my English poems from The Book of Water. Take a peek at an excerpt from this music video recorded during the 2013 AzoresFringe Festival, in a vineyard with a background … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Leave a comment

Malahat Review – Seamless Stories Haunt

The January 2014 issue (#185) of the University of Victoria’s Malahat Review features a review of The Green and Purple Skin of the World.   Fiction Review by Norma Lundberg The Green and Purple Skin of the World: Stories by … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, News, Reviews, Reviews - G&P | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment