IX ABIL Conference

Crossing Borders,
Crossing Boundaries




The IX ABIL Conference will take place in Newcastle upon Tyne on the 17th and 18th September 2021. We are currently welcoming proposals in either English or Portuguese for papers, round tables, and panels, on all aspects of Lusophone cultures, histories, literatures, linguistics, and translation studies, from the medieval period to the present day.

The deadline for proposals is 15 March 2021. See the call for papers below for more details.



Conference venue


Newcastle University
Frederick Douglas Centre

NE4 5TG