The Year of Brazil Speaker Series begins this Wednesday, October 23, with a conversation on higher education in Brazil led by Professor Gabriela Rizo (Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro) and Dean Craig Michaels (Division of Education, Queens College). The event will take place in Kiely 258, October 23, 12 – 1:30pm 4 – 5:30pm. For more information, http://brazil.qc.cuny.edu/event/higher-education-in-brazil/.
Upcoming talks in the series are all scheduled 12 – 1:30pm:
- Goodbye Brazil: Émigrés from the Land of Soccer and Samba, November 11 13, Campbell Dome
- A Refuge in Thunder: The Evolution and Significance of Brazilian Candomblé, December 4, Campbell Dome
- Slavery and Memory in Brazil, February 19, Campbell Dome
- The Recent Wave of Public Protest and the Limits of Representation in Brazil, March 12, Campbell Dome
For more details, please visit: http://brazil.qc.cuny.edu/events/category/year-of-brazil-speaker-series
(Post updated 11/6/2013)