mini banner homepgage ShortStoryInEnglish2018 2

Conference Program














DATE & TIME: Wednesday 27th June – 7.30pm

EVENT: Welcome Reception

LOCATION:  S. Vicente de Fora /St Vincent Church and Monastery cloisters


Founded in 1147 and rebuilt in 1582 outside the city walls, hence the de fora (on the outside) in the name, this Mannerist monument has a panoramic view over the city and the river Tagus from the terrace; it boasts the world’s largest collection of Baroque tiles, around 100,000, recounting fables of La Fontaine, among other themes.


COURTESY COACH: departure from FLUL (Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa/School of Arts and Humanities) main entrance at 7pm


DATE & TIME: Saturday 30th June - 8pm

EVENT: Conference Dinner

LOCATION:  Espaço Tejo

A modern restaurant with a privileged view over the river Tagus and one of Lisbon’s most famous bridges.

COURTESY COACH: depart from Conference hotels at 7pm




During the conference, you can have a quick, inexpensive lunch at the following venues:


- Bar Jardim das Letras (ground floor, near the main entrance)
- Bar O Canto das Letras (basement, near FLUL’s library) 
- Letras Bar (Bar Velho) (basement)

*Lunch menus will be available in English during the Conference



Within walking distance from FLUL


Reitoria da Universidade de Lisboa

Alameda da Universidade

(Portuguese food; in the Reitoria building)


Torre do Tombo

Alameda da Universidade

(Portuguese food; tall building to the left when leaving FLUL)


Frankie Hot Dogs

Rua Dr João Soares, 8B


100 Montaditos
Rua Ernesto Vasconcelos, 193
(tapas & savoury snacks)


Restaurante Borges
Rua Dr João Soares, 6A
(Portuguese food)


Restaurante Capas Negras
Rua Dr João Soares, 4B

(Portuguese food)


Restaurante O Reitor
Campo Grande, 127/9

(Portuguese food)


Restaurante A Horta
Campo Grande, 175
(Portuguese food)


 Casa do Lago
Jardim do Campo Grande

(savoury snacks, Portuguese food; overlooking the Campo Grande garden lake)



+ expensive, booking recommended


Golf Spot

Azinhaga das Galhardas

Campo Grande

(Japanese food)



Sociedade Hípica Portuguesa

(international food)


Short Story in English 2018


The Society for the Study of the Short Story in English

logo SSSE

Abreu Events - Lisbon Office

For general information about the congress, including registration, please contact us at:
 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 (+351) 21 415 6125
 Av. 25 de Abril, nº 2, 2799-556 Linda-a-Velha, Portugal