Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Brazil Center Lecture: "Exile within Exiles: Herbert Daniel, Gay Brazilian Revolutionary"

Tue, March 20, 2018 | 2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

In this Brazil Center Lecture, author and scholar James N. Green (Brown University) discusses his forthcoming book Exile within Exiles: Herbert Daniel, Gay Brazilian Revolutionary. The book portrays the life and times of Herbert Daniel, who repressed his homosexuality in the late 1960s to join the revolutionary opposition to the Brazilian dictatorship, and when returning from exile offered a new vision for political activism and the defense of people with HIV/AIDS. 

Green is the Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Professor of Latin American History at Brown University, the Director of the Brown-Brazil Initiative, and the Executive Director of the Brazilian Studies Association. His is the author of Beyond Carnival: Male Homosexuality in Twentieth-Century Brazil (1999); We Cannot Remain Silent: Opposition to the Brazilian Military Dictatorship in the United States (2010); Exile within Exiles: Herbert Daniel, Gay Brazilian Revolutionary (2018); and the lead co-editor of The Brazil Reader: History, Culture, and Politics (forthcoming).

Free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Paloma Diaz. To RSVP and receive event updates via Facebook, visit Exile within Exiles.

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