Steven Eric Byrd

Education

Ph.D.

University of Texas at Austin

2014

Clinical Affiliations

Maine

Expertise

Spanish and Portuguese language teaching and linguistics

Afro-Brazilian speech

Latin American Studies

Research

Current Research

Afro-Brazilian language

Portuguese words and expressions related to the food of Minas Gerais, Brazil

Research Interests

Sociolinguistics and dialectology of Latin America

Selected Publications

Calunga and the legacy of an African language in Brazil. University of New Mexico Press, 2012.

Funded Grants

2012 research grant from Fundação Luso-Americana/Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal to research the history of food and language of Portugal and Brazil.

Steven Eric Byrd

,

Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish & Portuguese; Director of Latin American Studies Minor

Decary Hall
351

sbyrd@une.edu

(207) 602-2579