On Brazilian Authoritarianism: A Book Forum with Lilia Schwarcz

Thu, Nov 21, 2019, 4:30 pm

A Brazil LAB event with Lilia Schwarcz, Debora Diniz, and Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones.

Lilia M. Schwarcz is Professor of Anthropology at the University of São Paulo and Visiting Professor at Princeton University. A leading Brazilian public intellectual, Schwarcz has won five Jabuti prizes for her historical, anthropological, and artistic books. She is a curator at the Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP) and writes for Brazil’s main media outlets. A Guggenheim and John Carter Brown Library Fellow, Schwarcz was a Visiting Professor at Oxford, Leiden, Brown, and Columbia. 

Debora Diniz is Professor of Law at the University of Brasília and Visiting Fellow at Brown University. She is the co-founder of Anis: Institute of Bioethics.

Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones is Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Emeritus. 

Co-sponsored by the Program in Latin American Studies, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and the Department of Anthropology.

Flyer Nov 21


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