Monday, 29 December
632. Postcards from Brazil: Performing Race, Poverty, and Gender
3:30–4:45 p.m., Yerba Buena Salon 12, Marriott
Program arranged by the American Portuguese Studies Association
Presiding: Pedro Meira Monteiro, Princeton Univ.
1. “Performing the International Baiana: The Stardom of Racial Whitening,” Kathryn M. Sanchez, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison
2. “Race Made in Brazil: Maria Carolina and Other Stars,” Ana Paula Ferreira, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
3. “Favela Rising, Favela Speaking: Representations of the Favela in Two Recent Documentaries,” Emanuelle K. F. Oliveira, Vanderbilt Univ.
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