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Doctorate

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Associated researchers

About

Research Context

Portugal | USA | Europe

Research Interests

Migration | Race and Ethnicity | Transnacionalism

Institutional Subunit

ISCTE

Biographical Note

Miguel Moniz is an integrated research fellow at CRIA (ISCTE-IUL) and a Visiting Professor at Brown University. He is also the coordinator of the Community-Service Learning Program for Flad's SIPN study in Portugal programs. His current research projects include work with labor and racialization, nationalism, identity and the law in migration contexts; sport in society among global flows of migrants and money; ritual and material culture including Portuguese "festas"; and anthropological approaches to music and migration, which includes a project on brass bands in Portugal. Moniz's research examines how state bureaucracies and legal code effects local identities and rights with projects on Azorean deportees and the complex relationship among state bureaucracies within the European Union. Moniz is Director of the Migrant Communities History and Social and Equality Project that creates community-based problem solving collaborations among university research experts, state and local policymakers and legal system officers in New England, and social, cultural and educational organizations. Current programs include: Uncovering labor and race in migrant history: (Falmouth: Town of Falmouth, Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum, Portuguese American Association, Cape Verdean Club, Nantucket Historical Association and Whaling Museum, Woods Hole Historical Museum). Migrant Community Health Initiative on Opioids and Overdose: Part of Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) on Opioids and Overdose (NIH) National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health #P20GM125507, Brown University, the Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum, the Town of Falmouth, MA, Mayor's Office, East Providence, RI, Massachusetts State House representatives, local healthcare and treatment providers, A native of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Moniz received the PhD in Anthropology from Brown University. He lives in Lisbon and Providence, RI.

All projects

Data updated on 15-05-2022, from platform CIÊNCIAVITAE.

2021-2021

Migrant Communities History Project (Cape Cod Lusophone Communities Citizen Science Racial and Social Justice Initiative)

Developmental Grant MCCFY21

Principal investigator

Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum and Cultural Center

Financiers: Massachusetts Cultural Council; Rockland Trust Bank

2020-2021

Visiting Scholar, Brown University, "The Human cost of Epic Heroes: the captured, conquered and working folk of European maritime expansion."

Miguel Moniz Visiting Scholar

Invited Scientist Fellow

Brown University Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

2020/01-

Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) on Opioids and Overdose (NIH)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health #P20GM125507

Invited Scientist Fellow

Rhode Island Hospital; The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights - Miriam Hospital; Migrant Communities Project Initiative (Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) on Opioids and Overdose funded by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under grant #P20GM125507)

2019-

Migrant Communities Project

Migrant Communities Project

Principal investigator

Migrant Communities Project

2019-2020

Visiting Scholar, Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies. (Brown/FLAD Visiting Professor) 2019-2020

Project. 44, 2019

Invited Scientist Fellow

Brown University Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies; Fundação Luso-Americana

2019/08-2020/01

Migrants, Political Activism and the Racialization of Labor

Dean of the Faculty Developmental Grant

Principal investigator

Brown University

2017-2017

Hélio and Amélia Pedroso/Fundação Luso-Americana Endowed Visiting Professor

Hélio and Amélia Pedroso/Fundação Luso-Americana Endowed Visiting Professor - Miguel Moniz

Invited Scientist Fellow

University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture; University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Ferreira Mendes Portuguese American Archives

2016-2020

A nossa música, o nosso mundo: Associações musicais, bandas filarmónicas e comunidades locais (1880-2018)

(PTDC/CPC-MMU/5720/2014)

Invited Scientist Fellow

Instituto de Etnomusicologia Centro de Estudos em Música e Dança - Universidade de Aveiro; Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia

Financiers: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

2016/09/01-2018/12

The Colour of Labour: the Racialized lives of migrants. ERC Advanced Grant fellow

ERC Advanced Grant # 695573 - COLOUR

Integration into Research Grant Fellow

Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Ciências Sociais

Financiers: European Commission

2015-2020

Study in Portugal Network Global learning, Community Service and Community Engaged international mobility education

Study in Portugal Network

Other

Fundação Luso-Americana; Study in Portugal Network - Fundação Luso Americana

Financiers: Study in Portugal Network - Fundação Luso Americana

2011-2014

Ritual, Ethnicity and Nationalism: Espírito Santo Festas in North America

FCT: PTDC/CS-ANT/100037/2008

Integration into Research Grant Fellow

Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia

2007-2011

Diasbola: Football and migration

FCT Diasbola Football and Migration

Invited Scientist Fellow

Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia; Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Ciências Sociais

Financiers: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

2005-2011

A critical interrogation of the nation and the power of the state to define belonging. (SFRH/BPD/20473/2004

FCT SFRH/BPD/20473/2004

Integration into Research Grant Fellow

Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia; Centro de Estudos de Antropologia Social - ISCTE

Financiers: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

2000-2000

National Endowment for the Humanities Regional Planning Stage Grant

John Nicholas Brown Center Brown University National Endowment for the Humanities Regional Planning Stage Grant

Researcher

Brown University John Nicholas Brown Center

1998-1999

Fulbright Doctoral Fellowship - Deportation in the Azores

Fulbright Miguel Moniz 1998

PhD Student Fellow

Fulbright Association

1997-1997

Politics Culture and Identity PI David Kertzer and Dominique Arel

Politics Culture and Identity PI David Kertzer and Dominique Arel Watson Institute for International Study

PhD Student Fellow

Brown University Watson Institute for International Studies

Financiers: European Commission

All Publications

Data updated on 15-05-2022 , from platform CIÊNCIAVITAE .

Newspaper article

The New Bedford Whaling Museum's Moby Dick Marathon

Moniz, Miguel, New Bedford Light. 06-01-2022.

Journal article

The Day of Portugal and Portuguese Heritage, Social Exclusion, and Imagined Mobilities: Legacies of Racialized Migrant Industrial Labor in Contemporary New England

Moniz, Miguel, Portuguese Literary & Cultural Studies. 33. 2021. Published

Newsletter article

Highlights from the Falmouth Forum on Opioids and Overdose

Moniz, Miguel, COBRE on Opioids and Overdose Newsletter. June 17. United States. 17-06-2021.

Newsletter article

An Ode to Fulbright

Moniz, Miguel, Fulbright Portugal Newsletter. Lisbon, Portugal. 08-05-2021.

Newspaper article

Reprint of Drawing lines around my Bairro, the Azores unbound / Delineando o meu Bairro: Os Açores sem Limites.

Moniz, Miguel, Fall River Herald/O Jornal. 2021.

Magazine article

Drawing lines around my Bairro, the Azores unbound / Delineando o meu Bairro: Os Açores sem Limites.

Moniz, Miguel, 9 Bairros. Portugal. 2021. https://www.azores2027.eu/en/9-bairros/drawing-lines-around-my-bairro-azores-unbound .

Book chapter

The Emergence of Fanfarra Brass Bands in Portugal (1990s to present): associativism, local activism and trans-local cultural production

Moniz, Miguel, Our Music / Our World. Wind Bands and Social Life. Colibri. Portugal. 2020. Published

Report

Advanced Liberal Arts Learning in Lisbon: a community engaged and service learning curriculum proposal.

Miguel D. Moniz, 70. Wellesley College Brown University University of Massachusetts Amherst University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Fundação Luso-Americana ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa . 2019.

Online resource

Feliz the traveling rabbit in Portugal. A children's introduction to Portugal, written for Henry Barnard Laboratory School, Rhode Island College.

Moniz, Miguel, 2019. https://miguel-moniz.wixsite.com/felix .

Newspaper article

Day of Portugal, the Portuguese President and the Mayor of Providence

Moniz, Miguel, Providence Journal. 16-06-2018.

Report

Red Baiting, Racialization and Migrant Labor. An Introduction to Eula Mendes.

Moniz, Miguel, 45. Universidade de Lisboa - ICS . 2018.

Online resource

Coffins and Cases.

Moniz, Miguel, 2016. https://www.miguelmoniz.com/single-post/2016/03/09/coffins-and-cases .

Online resource

A Window Back out on the Old Village. The story of the Aldeia da Luz.

Moniz, Miguel, 2016. https://www.miguelmoniz.com/single-post/2016/03/04/a-window-back-out-onto-the-old-village-the-story-of-the-aldeia-da-luz .

Book chapter

News from New Guinea

Moniz, Miguel, Writers of the Portuguese Diaspora in the United States and Canada: An Anthology. . Woodbridge, New Jersey: Boavista Press. United States. 2015. Published

Book review

Azorean Identity in Brazil & the United States: arguments about history, culture & transnational connections, João Leal.

Moniz, Miguel, 2014. Published

Translation

Deportado. A film by Nathalie Mansoux.

Moniz, Miguel, TerraTreme productions.. Lisbon, Portugal. 2012. Published

Translation

A Raia. A film by Ivan Castiñeiras

Moniz, Miguel, Produções Carocol.. Portugal. 2012. Published

Book chapter

Um Último Verdadeiro Gentleman p 109-114.

Moniz, Miguel, Era Uma Vez o seu Tempo. Instituto Cultural de Ponta Delgada. . Ponta Delgada, Portugal. 2011. Published

Newspaper article

Cesária Evora was a Musician for the People. December 22. p A5.

Moniz, Miguel, New Bedford Standard Times.. 22-12-2011.

Newsletter article

Deportado Chegou a Ser uma Categoria Atribuída por muitos Habitantes dos Açores aos emigrantes portugueses dos EUA em geral. Entrevista a Miguel Moniz.

Moniz, Miguel, Observatório da Emigração, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), CIES-IUL e DGACCP. . 2011. http://www.observatorioemigracao.pt/np4/2352.html .

Newspaper article

Remembering Saramago

Moniz, Miguel, Portuguese Times. 30-07-2010.

Book chapter

The Shadow Minority.

Moniz, Miguel, Community, Culture and the Makings of Identity: Portuguese-Americans along the Eastern Seaboard. Tagus Press. N Dartmouth, United States. 2009. Published

Book chapter

Confronting the Migrant Challenge.

Moniz, Miguel, Capelinhos: a Volcano of Synergies. Portuguese Heritage Publications. San Jose, CA, United States. 2008. Published

Journal article

Adaptive Transnational Identity and the Selling of Soccer

Moniz, Miguel, Soccer & Society . 04. 08. 2007. Published

Journal article

An Archipelago of Authors: an annotated bibliography of (some) Azorean literature.

Moniz, Miguel, Mid-Atlantic Margins, Transatlantic Identites: Azorean literature in context. (Special edition of Lusophone Studies, no 3. 2006) pp 151-219.. 2007. Published

Translation

Vitorino Nemésio, Corsário das Ilhas: travels in his homeland. (Nemésio, corsário das ilhas: Viagens na sua terra, Onésimo Almeida).

Moniz, Miguel, 11. Portuguese Literary and Cultural Studies,. United States. 2007. Published

Translation

O Rosto da Festa/Images of a Feast Day Lucia Vasconcellos and Fernando Aires

Moniz, Miguel, Fascimile Lda. Lisbon, Portugal. 2006. Published

Newspaper article

Ruling seems to say, LNG sites for poor.

Moniz, Miguel, The Providence Journal. 04-06-2004.

Book

Portuguese Times Weekly Column 1999-2002

Moniz, Miguel, Published as a weekly column by the Portuguese Times New Bedford over 1999-2002. New Bedford, MA, United States. 2002. Published

Translation

Mirrors of the Empire.

Moniz, Miguel, 1. Etnogáfica . Lisbon, Portugal. 2002. Published

Book

Azores. World Bibliographical Series

Moniz, Miguel, ABC-Clio Press. Oxford; Santa Barbara, United Kingdom. 1999. Published

Audiovisual Productions

Data updated on 06-03-2022, from platform CIÊNCIAVITAE.

Other output

Farmers, Founders and Political Activism: the Portuguese and Cape Verdean Agricultural community of Falmouth and the Upper Cape

2022

Website

Migrant Communities Project

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Post WW II: Falmouth Changes, Migration from Portugal Continues

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Political and Economic Organizations and Activism

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Farmers, Laborers, and Unwanted Immigrants

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Pre-1800 until the Industrial period

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Falmouth Forum on Opioids and Overdose

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Comunidades a Construir / Building Communities

Moniz, Miguel, 2021

Other output

Did Migrants from Portugal help make Falmouth a more Cosmopolitan, Creole and Cooperative Community. Woods Hole Historical Museum

Moniz, Miguel, 2020

Other output

Eula Mendes the Life Behind the Legacy: Migrant Labor Activism and the Criminalization of Protest.

Moniz, Miguel, 2020

Other output

Conversas que importam (com Miguel Moniz). Hosted by Irene Amaral

Moniz, Miguel, 2020

Other output

Making "Malassadas". Ethnographic documentary short film

Moniz, Miguel, 2020

Curatorial / Museum exhibition

Moby Dick Marathon, Chapter 40 theatrical production ethnographic musical and dance presentation

Moniz, Miguel, 2020

Other output

Fanfarra brass bands, trad-bailes, Luso-African sounds and other global encounters in community-based music making in Portugal.

Moniz, Miguel, 2020

Program / Show

Juntos a Tarde

2018

Program / Show

RTP 1 Aldeias de Portugal-Sintra

2018

Other output

Conversas que importam com Miguel Moniz

Moniz, Miguel, 2017

Website

Festas do Espírito Santo, Nova Inglaterra, Canada

Moniz, Miguel, 2017

Other output

Podcast Interview with Visiting Scholar Miguel Moniz by Gloria de Sá.

Moniz, Miguel, 2017

Other output

Braziliance with Dario Borim, WUMD 89.7 Music of Portugal

Moniz, Miguel, 2017