* POR 304 / LAS 311 / MUS 300 (LA) Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit
Topics in Brazilian Cultural and Social History - Music and the Atlantic World
Sample reading list:
Caetano Veloso, Verdade Tropical
Hermano Vianna, O Mundo Funk Carioca
Lisa Shaw, The Social History of Brazilian Samba
Bryan McCann, Hello, Hello Brazil
Readings will be in Portuguese and English. Classes will be taught in Portuguese, though discussions can be held in Portuguese or English. Students will listen to selected songs before coming to class. Oral presentations, short papers, one term paper.
Papers - 25%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Term Paper(s) - 30%
Class/Precept Participation - 25%
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
POR 208 or instructor's permission.
Music by Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, João Gilberto, Tom Jobim, Luis Gonzaga, Racionais MC's, Cartola, Clementina de Jesus, Nelson Cavaquinho, Criolo, Noel Rosa and others.
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