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Brazil: Culture, Race, and Politics- Spring Speaker Series

Spring 2013 Latin American Studies Spring Speaker Series on “Brazil: Culture, Race, and Politics” kicks off on Monday, May 6.  View the complete schedule below for details about this comprehensive series of events.  Questions?  Contact Carlos Aguirre in the Latin American Studies Department at:

Brazil: Culture, Race, and Politics Complete Schedule

Monday, May 6:
“Black Women Against the Land Grab: The Fight for Racial Justice in Brazil”
Keisha-Khan Perry (Brown University)
3:30 p.m., Browsing Room, Knight Library

Thursday, May 9:
“Democracy, Development, and the Puzzling Success of Brazil”
Peter Kingstone (King’s College London)
4:00 p.m., 112 Lillis

Thursday, May 16:
“Speaking of Flowers: Commemorating 1968 Military Brazil”
Victoria Langland (UC Davis)
3:30 p.m., Browsing Room, Knight Library

Thursday, May 23:
“Beyond the Punishment Paradigm: Mapping Africa and Brazil During Samba’s ‘Golden Age’ (1920s-1940s)”
Marc Hertzman (Columbia University)
3:30 p.m., 240C McKenzie

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