We are sorry to inform you that Professor Lucia Lobato, from the University of Brasilia and former President of the Brazilian Association of Linguistics, passed away on the 30th November. The Brazilian Association of Linguistics, currently based at the Federal University of Minas Gerais, has opened a webpage where friends and colleagues may leave their messages in remembrance of Professor Lobato. The webpage is hosted at www.unb.br/abralin (top of the page: Lucia Lobato - in memorian). After typing your message please click on 'comentar' in order to post it.
We would appreciate it if you could pass this e-mail to people who knew Prf. Lobato.
Thais Cristofaro-Silva President of the Brazilian Association of Linguistics UFMG 2005-2007