Welcome to CETAPS Talks, a series of biannual discussions hosted by the Centre for English, Translation, and Anglo-Portuguese Studies (CETAPS) in Lisbon. We are thrilled to offer a unique opportunity for you to engage with leading experts in the fields of English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies and related subjects. Each session will feature a distinguished speaker, who will share his or her knowledge and perspectives, followed by an interactive debate allowing attendees to exchange ideas and ask questions.

Event Format:

  • Introduction by CETAPS moderator
  • Presentation by the guest speaker (45 minutes)
  • Debate and Q&A session (30 minutes)
  • Closing remarks by CETAPS moderator

Upcoming Talks:

May 18, 2023, 14:00-16:00 Auditorium B2 FCSH – Av. de Berna: Lane Greene (journalist from The Economist and author of various books on English language). Moderated by Marco Neves.

October, 2023: Gaston Dorren (author of Lingo and Babel). Moderated by Marco Neves.


Explore past CETAPS Talks by browsing our archive of recorded sessions. CETAPS’s YouTube channel


Attendance is free, but registration is required to ensure seating availability. Please register for each talk you would like to attend using our online registration form.