PortVitoria ISSN 2044-8236

A biannual digital magazine of current affairs, culture and politics centered on the Iberian culture and its diaspora.

Issue 15. Jul – Dec 2017

Editorial. Pires-O’Brien, J. On individualism. – Read

Article. Pires-O’Brien, J. Sobre o Individualismo  – Read

Article. Russell, B. Filosofia para leigos. 1946. Tradução de Joaquina Pires-O’Brien. – Read

Book Review. WEST, DAVID A., Darwin’s Man in Brazil: The Evolving Science of Fritz Müller. Tallahasse University Press of Florida, 2016. Resenha de HALL, A. C.,  O primeiro evolucionista do Brasil. – Read

Book Review. WINDER, SIMON. Danubia: A Personal History of Hapsburg Europe (Danúbios: Uma história pessoal da Europa Hapsburg). Ilustrado. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013. Resenha de Wheatcroft, Andrew, Terras das fábulas.Read

Poetry. Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) – Read


Issue 16. Jan – Jun 2018

Editorial. Pires-O`Brien, J. Catalonia and the battle of ideas in the 21st century. – Read

Article. Berdichevsky, N. The Catalonia referendum and what lay behind it. – Read

Article. Rodríguez Genovés, F. The batle of ideas. – Read

Article. Rodríguez Genovés, F. An Ortega from within. – Read

Article. Dennis, Kingsley, L. Indo no caminho certo na direção errada. A arte de pensar por nós mesmos. – Read

Book Review. SOWELL, THOMAS. Intellectuals and Society. New York Basic Books, 2009. Reviewed by Gordon, David. Intelectuais e sociedade. – Read

Poetry. Adília Lopes (1960 – ). Portuguese poet. – Read


Jo Pires-O’Brien
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23 essays on history, culture and society

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