Brazilian Popular Music: A Cultural Listening *NEW*

Since the 1960, popular music (along with soccer) has been an important aspect of Brazilian culture with names like Carmen Miranda, Tom Jobim, Sérgio Mendes. The popular music in Brazil is extremely diverse with several genres and styles, most of them unknown to foreign audiences. The goal of this class is to invite the public to know more about this diversity of Brazilian popular music and to offer an insightful encounter with Brazilian culture. This class is for students of Brazilian Portuguese and for those interested in having a first contact with the language. Instructor: Allan Oliveira