Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Marielle presente e futuro: In Memory of Marielle Franco

April 4th, 2018

Greenleaf Conference Room (100A Jones Hall)

Marielle presente e futuro: In Memory of Marielle Franco
An English-language round-table on the state of race, police violence, and human rights in Brazil with discussants:
Mauro Porto
Chris Dunn
Rosanne Adderley
Maisoon Fillo
Idelber Avelar
Lerin Williams

This event was created in response to the brutal murder of Marielle Franco, a Brazilian politician, feminist, and human rights activist. The devastation felt by this echoes not only throughout Brazil, but throughout the Tulane community, as well as everywhere people are fighting for social justice. Please join us as we honor her life, her spirit, and the causes she dedicated herself to.

Sponsored by: Department of Communication, Department of Music, and Department of Spanish and Portuguese. This event is free and open to the public.

Check out the Facebook event here

Brazil + People
Idelber Avelar
Professor - Spanish and Portuguese