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Favelization: Appropriating Brazilian Slums in Foreign Luxury Items



Date: 4/30/2014
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Favelization: Appropriating Brazilian Slums in Foreign Luxury Items

“The world of design, art and film has recently embraced imagery from favelas, urban slums in Brazil. What are the implications and moral conundrums of the appropriation of stereotypes of Brazilian poverty onto high-priced non-Brazilian products?” is the provocative question Adriana Kertzer explores in this lecture.

More Information: http://brazil.qc.cuny.edu/event/favelization/

Additional Notes:
Rosenthal Library, President's Conference Rm 2

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