Literature Between Home and the City
Lilia Schwarcz (PLAS Visiting Scholar)
Thursday, November 12
12:00pm / School of Architecture, Betts Auditorium
The Mellon Forum for Research on the Urban Environment welcomes PLAS Visiting Scholar Lilia Schwarcz for a presentation titled, Literature Between Home and the City: On how Lima Barreto defined his work and social exclusion on the train, to and from Rio de Janeiro's Suburbs.
Discussant: Ruben Gallo (Spanish and Portuguese; Program in Latin American Studies)