Fontes, Manuel D(a Costa)

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FONTES, Manuel D(a Costa)

FONTES, Manuel D(a Costa). American (born Portugal), b. 1945. Genres: Mythology/Folklore. Career: Kent State University, Kent, OH, assistant professor, 1975-79, associate professor, 1979-85, professor of Spanish and Portuguese, 1985-. Publications: Romanceiro Português do Canadá, 1979; Romanceiro Português dos Estados Unidos, Vol 1: Nova Inglaterra, 1980, Vol 2: Califórnia, 1983; Romanceiro da Ilha de São Jorge, 1983; Romanceiro da Provincia de Trás-os-Montes (Distrito de Bragança), 2 vols, 1987; Portuguese and Brazilian Balladry: A Thematic and Bibliographic Index, 2 vols, 1997; (ed. with S.G. Armistead) Cancioneiro Tradicional de Trás-os-Montes, 1998; Folklore and Literature: Studies in the Portuguese, Brazilian, Sephardic, and Hispanic Oral Traditions, 2000. Contributor to periodicals worldwide. Address: Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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