Events

    2020 Nov 19

    Machado de Assis: Perspectives on a recurrent Brazil

    5:00pm to 6:30pm


    This event is virtual, the link is forthcoming.

    Speaker: Flora Thompson-Deveaux, PhD, translator and research director at Radio Novelo
    Moderated by: Sidney Chalhoub, Professor of History and African and African-American Studies at Harvard University

    The conversation will cover the current debate on the relevance of the work of Machado de Assis to understand contemporary Brazil with particular attention to its political and social struggles. It will particularly explore new takes on the reading of "Memórias Póstumas...

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    2020 Oct 29

    Èṣù's Three-way Crossroads: The Future of Ancestrality in Uncertain Times

    6:00pm to 7:30pm


    This event is virtual, to register, click here.

    Speakers: Luiz Rufino, PhD and scholar at UERJ; Sidnei Nogueira, Professor of and Coordinator of the Ilê Ará Institute; Rodney William, PhD, Anthropologist, and babalorixá
    Moderated by: Joaquín Terrones, PhD and Lecturer of Literature at MIT

    In recent times, a segment of academia has come to the realization that its institutions and disciplines currently produce...

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    2020 Apr 08

    Transparência e resposta à COVID-19 no Brasil

    6:00pm to 7:15pm

    Location: 

    Zoom Webinar

    This event is virtual. To register for this event, please click here

    Speakers: Fernanda Campagnucci, Executive Director of Open Knowledge Brasil;  Manoel Galdino, Executive Director of Transparência Brasil

    O Brazil Caucus, uma organização de estudantes da Harvard Kennedy School, com o apoio do David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS), convida para o debate com Fernanda Campagnucci, Diretora Executiva da...

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