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Florbela – Film about the Portuguese poet Florbela Espanca at the New Bedford Free Public Library
March 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pmFree
Portuguese Film Florbela at the New Bedford Free Public Library on Thursday, March 8th, 2018,
International Women’s Day
The Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture/Tagus Press is a proud partner of this screening and discussion, with actor Ivo Canelas, of the Portuguese film Florbela, directed by Vicente Alves do Ó.
Shaken by a divorce in the 1920s, Portuguese poet Florbela Espanca uses her writing to deal with her tumultuous relationship with men, eroticism, and love.