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Brasil brasileiro, sambeando: Dispatches from Brazil 2. By Ananya Kabir

The most famous song about Brazil, ‘Aquarela do Brazil’, celebrates Brazil for being, tautologically, ‘Brazilian’- ‘Brasil Brasileiro‘– and it’s more than just clever (or stupid) play with words. Brazil is…

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Moving Conversation #9: Thomas Presto and Gladys Francis

Moving Conversation #9: Thomas Presto and Gladys Francis 30TH JUNE 2017 ANATOMY MUSEUM, KING’S COLLEGE LONDON, 6.30 PM A conversation between THOMAS PRESTØ, Norway and Trinidad Artistic director of Tabanka…

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Moving Group 5: Tango: Black Atlantic and Beyond. Report by Ananya Kabir

Our fifth Moving Group was dedicated to an exploration of tango music and dance, and it involved a double bill. First, we heard Dr Kendra Stepputat, ethnomusicologist from the University…