Geopolitics of Identities in the Brazilian Popular Culture: from the local to the global, understanding social exclusion
Organized by the Program on Brazil
Wednesday, May 16, 20072:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Bunche Hall 10367
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Lecturer: Jorge F. Farias Jr.
PhD Student in Linguistics at UNICAMP-Brazil
Visiting Scholar at UCLA/Department of Anthropology/CLIC
His lecture is intended to understand how the process of exclusion and the political representation is associated with the context of popular culture that occurred after slavery in Brazil. This process of exclusion will be presented from interviews collected by the media and by an ethnography research with some popular culture groups in the Northeast of Brazil.
Cost : Free and open to the public
Sponsor(s): Latin American Institute