“From the Kitchen to the Living Room: Percussion and Racial Democracy in Bahia (Brazil)” Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 12 – 1:30pm
Campus Location:Hart Hall
Location of Event:UC Davis Campus
Event Type:Lectures and Seminars
Presented by:Juan Diego Diaz
Sponsored by:Hemispheric Institute on the Americas

HIA Noon Talks

Juan Diego Diaz, assistant professor, Department of Music, is an ethnomusicologist with a geographic research interest in Africa and its diaspora, particularly Brazil and West Africa. He is interested in how African diasporic musics circulate and transform across the Atlantic and how they serve individuals and communities in identity formation. Refreshments will be served.

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