Brazil, Bossa Nova and Bolsonaro: Democracy or Delusion?
A virtual Zoom presentation in collaboration with the Latin American Solidarity Committee, Buffalo, NY by Wesley Costa de Moraes, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Latin American Cultures and Literatures, State University of New York at Geneseo
October 7, 2020 7PM – Zoom
Professor Costa de Moraes, a native of Brazil, will discuss the recent history, culture and politics of Brazil, including the policies of its current right wing president, Jair Bolsonaro, who seems to have modeled his leadership style after Donald Trump. He will also describe the many ways in which COVID-19 has impacted Brazil, which has by far the highest number of cases and deaths in Latin America.