In the Loop

Afro-Atlantic Legacies in Bahia, Brazil - Documentary Screening and Discussion

  • Date & Time
    • Friday, October 21, 2022 1:55pm — through
      Sunday, October 23, 2022 3:50pm
  • Cost
    • Free
  • Description

    Free documentary screening and Q&A with Ethnomusicologist and filmmaker Dr. Xavier Vatin, Universidade Federal do RecĂ´ncava da Bahia. The documentary discusses African-American Linguist Dr. Lorenzo Turner's Afro-Brazilian recordings of religious music from the 1940s and returning them to their rightful owners and community members in Bahia, Brazil.

    This is the first of three events in the Afro-Indigenous Bahian Music as Resistance series which offers an opportunity for UF students, faculty, and staff to engage in discourses with scholars who specialize in current academic research on Afro and Indigenous Bahian culture, social sciences, history, and music.

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  • Venue
    School of Music Building and Zoom
    Room #
    MUB 120