Humanities

AUDIOVISUAL ARTS
Inner city video activists show their own vision of São Paulo
LITERARY THEORY
The social reach of the work of Antonio Candido went beyond the university
ECONOMICS
People with non-Iberian surnames earn higher salaries than other Brazilians
 URBANISM 
Cities in Campinas come together to solve common problems
CINEMA
Brazilian horror films have little known tradition
SOCIETY
Researchers review the history of the struggle by Brazil’s feminist movements
LETTERS
Books with exotic stories characterized early translations of Brazilian authors
JUSTICE
Most Federal Supreme Court decisions are responses to internal appeals
ANTHROPOLOGY
The first ethnographic documentary was made 100 years ago
LITERATURE
João Antônio used his experience in the press to portray the lower classes
VISUAL ARTS 
Studies show how photography has molded our way of seeing the world
URBAN GEOGRAPHY
Gated communities and shopping malls accentuate social and spatial separation
HISTORY
Slave women used certain strategies to purchase their freedom
ART
Recovery of artwork expands our understanding of São Paulo baroque
HISTORY
Companies from the 19th century formed the São Paulo electric power industry
ARCHEOLOGY
Ancestors of the Jê group engaged in farming a thousand years ago
ECONOMICS
Projects study worker groups formed to take control of bankrupt companies
MUSIC
Free improvisation is further studied and gets a foothold on stage
LITERATURE
Russian writers oscillated in prestige in Brazil following politics
POLITICAL THEORY
The foundations laid by Hannah Arendt are still fertile
FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY
Researchers work to identify persons who disappeared during the dictatorship
INDIGENOUS POLICY
Imperial government sought to push native peoples off their lands
ARTS
Research analyzes Brazilian music between samba and bossa nova
HISTORY
Before Abolition, the descendants of slaves played an important social role
URBANISM
Areas for low-income housing only function as complementary measures
IMMIGRATION
Italians in Brazil developed the notion of Italianness
EDUCATION
Research associates reflections by Hannah Arendt on education with her work
FAMILY PLANNING
A study recalls the history of women’s reproductive rights in Brazil
MENTAL HEALTH
Sculptures and paintings reflect the role of art in psychiatric hospitals
OBITUARY
Sábato Magaldi was one of the leading names in theater in Brazil

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