Appleton Museum of Art - Exhibition Talk: Forged from the Fire: Slavery's Lasting Impact on Brazilian Culture

Exhibition Talk: Forged from the Fire: Slavery's Lasting Impact on Brazilian Culture

Thursday, August 3, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

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Event Description

Richard Kirk, CF humanities professor, will give a talk examining the impact of the slave trade in Brazil, and how the blending of African, Portuguese and native Brazilian cultures eventually produced a distinct artistic heritage for the region.

This event is held in combination with the exhibition "Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil." Free for Appleton members; included with the cost of admission for nonmembers.