A memória de Geraldo Filme: Sambas e Micro-Africas em São Paulo
Mon, April 11, 2011 • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM • BEN 2.104
Amailton Magno Azevedo teaches History at the Universidade Pontíficia São Paulo. He has published various articles and book chapters on rap, samba and sociability in São Paulo and the Afro-Diasporic connections (Africa, the Caribbean) of Brazilian popular music.
Currently he is a post-doctoral scholar for the CAPES grant (UT-PUC) with a project on "Polifonias no Atlantico Negro." He is also a musician, and his first CD is entitled," Mundo Atlantico" (2007). He has played in São Paulo, University of Havana, Cuba and the city of Austin.