Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Lecture: ''Women and the Drum: Guidance, Illumination, and Transformation''

Mon, March 31, 2008 | MRH 3.112

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Viviam de Jesus Queiros, Dida Educational and Cultural Association, discusses how Dida's emphasis on self-respect and respect for their Afro-Brazilian heritage through percussion has served to empower the women of Banda Dida and enabled them to become agents of social change in their families and communities.

For more info., e-mail Krista Kataneva.

Sponsored by: Association of Graduate Ethno/Musicology Students

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