Event Archives

Events Archive

Musical Concert Agora Clarice and Sonic Platform Clarice 100 Years

Wed, Nov 25, 2020, 5:00 pm

Musical Concert and Sonic Platform Honoring Clarice Lispector’s Life and Work

The Cene Scene: Centering Indigenous and Black Environments

Clarice Lispector, 100 Years: A Tribute to Her Life and Work

Fri, Nov 13, 2020, 2:00 pm

A conference organized by the Brazil LAB and the Lewis Center for the Arts. Live-streamed to the Brazil LAB YouTube Channel.

Everything in the world began with a yes.
One molecule said yes to another molecule and life was born. 

- The Hour of the...

Location: Brazil LAB YouTube Channel

Amazonia Undercover

Thu, Nov 5, 2020, 4:30 pm

Online Film Screening and Discussion with Estevão Ciavatta, Rob Nixon, Ilona Szabó, and Beto Veríssimo

Location: Brazil LAB YouTube Channel

On Patiency, or, Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There!

Thu, Oct 29, 2020, 4:30 pm

This presentation offers a preliminary series of thoughts on what ‘patiency’ might mean. Patiency is neither patience nor passivity; rather it suggests a kind of active and intentional yielding, in which there is creative potency. Patiency is an opening to resonance: sacred, aesthetic, therapeutic.

Location: Virtually via Zoom

How can the study of religion correct errors, raise new questions, and elevate the public discourse?

Wed, Oct 28, 2020, 4:30 pm

"Black religion has mediated the relationship between whites and blacks for centuries. Not only has it worked to reverse the narrative of white supremacy, but it also translates black experience in ways that make it intelligible to others." 

Amazonia on Fire: Revealing Ecosystem Transformations and Threats with Science and Transparency

Thu, Oct 22, 2020, 4:30 pm

A Brazil LAB event with Tasso Azevedo, Michael Celia and João Biehl.


The Ancestors Call from the Future

Thu, Oct 15, 2020, 4:30 pm

Recently, there has been considerable interest in the concept of the ancestral or ‘ancestrality’ to designate the force of the past and those who went before in the lives of contemporary subjects. In some cases, the term merely refers to forebears, and does the work of memory and mourning.

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Lawrence Ralph will Present at Keller Center's Innovation Forum

Arts of Resistance: Tearing Down and Creating Monuments in Brazil

Thu, Sep 24, 2020, 4:30 pm

A Brazil LAB event with Hélio Menezes and Lilia M. Schwarcz

Location: Brazil LAB YouTube Channel