The DVD of Vazante, a striking cinematic portrayal of slavery in colonial Brazil, has just been launched in the US featuring a Master Class with director Daniela Thomas at Princeton’s Brazil LAB.
The Brazil LAB welcomed Tasso Azevedo, a leading Brazilian environmentalist and social entrepreneur, who discussed the groundbreaking research collaboration that he leads at the intersection of land use, forests, and climate change.
The Brazil LAB co-organized a daylong colloquium The Ends of Nature? on October 12, 2018, featuring original research at the intersections of literature, film, architecture, anthropology, environmental studies and theory.
On October 11, the Brazil LAB was pleased to organize a closed session for the screening of Amazonia Inc., a documentary by Brazilian filmmaker Estevão Ciavatta.
In response to the results of the first round of Brazil's 2018 presidential election, Paul Starr, Stuart Professor of Communications and Public Policy and Professor of Sociology at Princeton and a friend of the Brazil LAB, published ...
Brazil LAB held the inaugural Fall colloquium on September 20, 2018, welcoming over 120 Princeton students, faculty, researchers and broader community members to reflect upon the current state of politics, social mobilizations, and economic paralysis in the period since Dilma’s impeachment.
In September 2018, Bruno Carvalho, former professor of Spanish and Portuguese at Princeton University and friend of the Brazil LAB, published “It’s Not Your Fault: An Interpretation of the Fantasies and...