Conference Registration for BRASA XIII is now open!


 

The 13th International Congress of the Brazilian Studies Association (BRASA) will take place between March 31 and April 2, 2016 at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. The Congress program will include academic panels, invited speakers, plenary sessions, and cultural activities.

In case of questions, please contact BRASA secretariat at brasa@brown.edu.

BRASA Membership

BRASA dues cover two calendar years, January – December. To check your membership category and join BRASA please visit the BRASA Enrollment Portal at https://www.regonline.com/BRASA15-16.

 

 

 

BRASA XIII Program (draft)


 

Registration

Early registration rates are for Members only and are valid through 31 January 2016. Regular rates begin 1 February 2016. Nonmembers must pay the regular rate regardless of when they register.

If you have had a paper accepted, you must be a current member in order to present it, and you must register for the Congress. The suggested deadline for membership dues and Congress registration is 14 March 2016.


 

Registration Rates

Congress Registration – US/Canadian/European Rates
Faculty: $190 (Early Rate: $150)
Independent Scholar: $125 (Early Rate: $100)
Student: $100 (Early Rate: $75)

Congress Registration – Brazilian/Developing Country Rates
Faculty: $160 (Early Rate: $130)
Independent Scholar: $100 (Early Rate: $80)
Student: $80 (Early Rate: $60)

 

*Cancellation Policy
No refunds for membership fees. The deadline to cancel a Congress registration and receive a full refund, less a 10% processing fee, is 14 March 2016. No refunds after 14 March 2016; however, substitutions are allowed at any time.


 

Hotels in Providence

(BRASA Hotel Information-PDF)

The Providence Biltmore Hotel – Curio by Hilton

11 Dorrance St, Providence, RI 02903
(401) 421-0700

Booking Link: Brown University BRASA XIII Conference

Group Name: Brown University BRASA XIII Conference

Nightly rate: $139 (without 13% tax)

Booking deadline: Monday, February 29, 2016

Hampton Inn & Suites Providence, RI Downtown Hotel

58 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903

(401) 608-3500

Booking Link:    http://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/P/PVDWYHX-BRA-20160330/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Group Name:BRASA

Group Code:BRA

Check-in:30-MAR-2016

Check-out:04-APR-2016Hotel

Nightly rate: $134 (without 13% tax)

Booking deadline: Friday, March 4, 2016

Omni Providence Hotel 

1 W Exchange St, Providence, RI 02903
(401) 598-8000

Nightly rate: $149 (without 13% tax)

Booking link:

http://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/providence/meetings/brasa-conference

Booking deadline: Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Wyndham® Providence Hotel 

220 India St, Providence, RI 02903
(401) 272-5577

Nightly rate: $104 (without 13% tax)

Booking Link:

http://www.wyndham.com/groupevents2015/PVDGN_BRASAXIII/main.wnt

Booking deadline: Wednesday, March 9, 2016