Aug
11

Being Young, Gifted, Black (Gay and Poor) in Brazil

Time

6:00pm

Location

Zoom

Screening of Socrates (Alexandre Moratto–Brazil, 2019) via Amazon Prime, followed by discussion with the audience.

***Please, be aware that this activity requires membership to Amazon Prime***

Goals: to explore social, sexual, racial inequalities in Latin America by looking at the case of São Paulo (Brazil). The movie introduces a young, gay, Afro-Brazilian who lives in the margins of one of the largest world metropolitan areas and who dreams to become a famous soccer player as a way to move up socially and succeed in life. The activity aims to discuss the challenges that young people of color face in contemporary Latin American societies.

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Contact

For more information, please contact Leandro.Benmergui@Purchase.edu