From Rome to the “savages” and the “higher” people in the world: reflections on the Jesuit´s approach to the native languages of Brazil and Japan in the sixteenth century

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Period13 Dec 201815 Dec 2018
Event titleA Host of Tongues: Multilingualism, Lingua Franca and Translation in the Early Modern Period
Event typeConference
LocationLisbon, PortugalShow on map


  • Brazil
  • Japan
  • Early Modern History
  • Jesuits
  • Society of Jesus