Past Event

Variations on an Old Theme

July 31, 2017
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Casarão do Grupo Nós do Morro - Vidigal

Paul Beatty, author of the book “The Sellout” and Professor in the Writing Program of Columbia School of the Arts and Portuguese journalist, Joana Gorjão Henriques are guests at the Festival Literário das Periferias (FLUP) where they will participate in a panel entitled “Variations on an old theme”. The panel aims to highlight Beatty’s and Gurjão’s works focused on satirical and documental accounts of racism in the US and Europe.

The Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro has been present at FLIP since 2014. The Global Center develops projects in Brazil in partnership with the Columbia School of the Arts in order to explore arts and culture locally and globally, promoting themes such as cinema, creative writing and screenwriting. This is our first edition at FLUP.