jccurto


José C. Curto

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Department of History

Professor
Past-President, Lusophone Studies Association

Office: 2156 Vari Hall
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 66965
Email: jccurto@yorku.ca

Professional Leadership

Co-Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 2019, Universidade de Évora, Portugal, “The Lusophone World: Global and Local Communities”.
President, 2018 – 2019, Lusophone Studies Association.
Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 28-July 2, 2017, Aracaju, Brazil, “The Lusophone World in Motion: Past, Present and Future”.

Community Contributions

Co-Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 25-29, 2019, Universidade de Évora, “The Lusophone World: Global and Local Communities”.

Certificate of Appreciation, Angolan Community in Ontario, recognizing the "dedication to educate people about Angolan Culture and History”, Sept. 20, 2014.

Research Interests

, Modern Africa, Social and Economic History

Current Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2019 AP/HIST4770 6.0 A The African Urban Past SEMR
Winter 2020 AP/HIST3785 3.0 M Africa & Europe in the Age of Colonialis LECT


Professional Leadership

Co-Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 2019, Universidade de Évora, Portugal, “The Lusophone World: Global and Local Communities”.
President, 2018 – 2019, Lusophone Studies Association.
Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 28-July 2, 2017, Aracaju, Brazil, “The Lusophone World in Motion: Past, Present and Future”.

Community Contributions

Co-Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 25-29, 2019, Universidade de Évora, “The Lusophone World: Global and Local Communities”.

Certificate of Appreciation, Angolan Community in Ontario, recognizing the "dedication to educate people about Angolan Culture and History”, Sept. 20, 2014.

Research Interests

, Modern Africa, Social and Economic History


Current Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2019 AP/HIST4770 6.0 A The African Urban Past SEMR
Winter 2020 AP/HIST3785 3.0 M Africa & Europe in the Age of Colonialis LECT