Writing

Emanuel Melo in Azores June 2014                                                                                                                      Photo by Fernanda Sousa

 

Short Stories:

“The First Communion” in Cleaver Magazine, Issue Number 17, Spring 2017

“Tiago” in Cleaver  Magazine, Issue Number 13, March 2016

“The Cottage Visit” in Writers of the Portuguese Diaspora in the United States and Canada: An Anthology, published by Boavista Press in November of 2015

“The Weekly Visit” in  Cleaver Magazine Issue Number 8, December 2014

“Avó Lives Alone” in MEMÓRIA: An Anthology of Portuguese Canadian Writers Fidalgo Books, November 19, 2013

“Avó Lives Alone” was also  a Finalist in the Writers’ Union of Canada’s 20th Annual Short Prose Competition for Developing Writers in 2013

Articles and other writing projects:

“A Verdade do Poeta” by João Mendonça, translated as “The Poet’s Truth” by Katharine F. Baker & Emanuel Melo, 2016

Norberto Ávila, “Açórico roteiro abreviado” In Percurso de poeta, Lisbon, 2000, pp. 41-69.   Translated by Katharine F. Baker & Emanuel Melo, 2016

“Dá um abraço à ilha por mim” in Origens 2015-2016 (University of Toronto Portuguese Association), June 2016

Beyond Bullfights and Ice Hockey: A Reader’s Response,  essay on paulo da costa’s Beyond Bullfights and Ice Hockey: Essays on Identity, Language and Writing Culture posted in  www.paulodacosta.ca January 29, 2016

The Guest who refuses to be polite – impressions by Emanuel Melo, on paulo da
costa’s Beyond Bullfights and Ice Hockey: Essays on Identity, Language and Writing Culture posted in www.paulodacosta.ca/ December 20, 2015

“I Died at the Bataclan in Paris” In commemoration of November 13, 2015
translated into English by Katharine F. Baker and Emanuel Melo. Poem by
Laureano Soares Faleci no Ba-Ta-Clan em Paris a 13 de Novembro 2015

“O que eu Devia ter dito ao meu Pai antes de ele Morrer” in Mundo Açoriano,
March 2015

“The Emigrantes” in TWASZINE Fall/Winter 2014-2015, Volume Two, Issue
One, December 2014

“The Emigrantes” in Mundo Açoriano, July 2014

“O Meu 25 de Abril” in TWAZINE Spring/Summer 2014, Volume one, issue
three, April 2014

“Dá um abraço à ilha por mim” in Mundo Açoriano, June 2014

“What I should have told my father before he died: A Reflection on loss and
redemption: a leaving (Azores) and an arrival (Canada)”, 2010
in Canadian Centre for Azorean Research and Studies

“Coming to Canada,”  in the Portuguese Heritage Internet resources sites
for Equity in Education  www.tdsb.on.ca/equity , 2008

“Coming to Canada,”  in www.yorku.ca/ccars/memories.html, 2008

“Nuno Cristo Travels in Lusomania: Welcome aboard his musical Caravela”
review in ‘Twas Review (Toronto World Arts Scene), Volume 3, issue one, July
2006

“Searching for Identity in the Algarve” in “Twas Review (Toronto World Arts
Scene), Volume 3, issue One, July 2006

“My Life as a Portuguese Newspaper Delivery Guy” in Twas Review (Toronto
World Arts Scene), Volume 8, issue One, January/February, 2004

“My Life as a Portuguese Delivery Guy,” in www.yorku.ca/ccars/memories.html, 2004

“Curso de Verão em São Miguel: Matar a Saudade e Aprender ao mesmo Tempo”
article in O Milénio Portuguese newspaper, April 4, 2002