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Friday, Dec 14, 2018

On November 30th, the Brazil LAB hosted an event on the history of enslavement in Princeton and Brazil, with over fifty people from the larger Princeton community in attendance.
 

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018

On November 29th, the Brazil LAB hosted a discussion with Ondjaki, one of the most prominent names in the new generation of Angolan writers. He has published novels, short stories, poems and children's books. 

Friday, Nov 23, 2018

Brazilian economist and former head of the Brazilian Central Bank, Arminio Fraga *85, returned to the Brazil LAB on November 16 to continue the discussion he began at the...

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018

On November 15, the Brazil LAB hosted "A Sense of Brazil" as part of the International Education Week at Princeton. Brazilian artist and friend of the LAB, Marcelo Noah, entertained the crowd with a diverse array of Brazilian classics.

Monday, Nov 19, 2018

On November 13th, the Brazil LAB hosted a discussion on the influence of religion--specifically the evangelical churches--and violence on Brazilian politics. The talk featured theologian, minister, and human rights activist Ronilso Pacheco and lawyer Juliana...

Monday, Nov 12, 2018

On November 8th, the Brazil LAB hosted a book release and discussion of Brazil: A Biography with award-winning author Lilia Schwarcz.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018

On October 22, the Brazil LAB invited the award-winning filmmaker Maria Ramos to screen and discuss her newest documentary, The Trial (O Processo).

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018

This month two Associates of the Brazil LAB—sociologist Angela Alonso, President of the Brazilian Center of Analysis and Planning, and Jeremy Adelman, Director of Princeton's Global History...

Monday, Oct 22, 2018

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.

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018

On October 16th, Brazil LAB was pleased to host a lecture and discussion with Beto Verissimo, one of Brazil's most influential environmental leaders and Brazil LAB's first scholar-in-residence.

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