A Galiza e Açores. A Rota Americana

Emigration

This book is based on papers presented at the conference “Euro-Atlantic Communities in the United States. Emigration experiences of Galicia and the Azores “held in October 2009 in the Azores, in the city of Horta.

The initiative, organized jointly by the Luso-American Foundation, the Council of Galician Culture, the Regional Directorate for Communities / the Azores Regional Government and the University of the Azores, intended to join several experts and thus characterize experiences and present data about a remarkable phenomenon two cultures and their people, inserted in geographical areas well differentiated to Galician and Azorean emigration to the United States, their motivations and the same destination.