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Fall 2020 Brazil Virtual Research Tour

A LibGuide to assist on the virtual tour of Brazil

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Samba Dancers at Carnival

Two dancers in costumes during the Champions' Parade at the Sambadrome in Rio, Brazil

Above:  A dancer (R) of the Imperial Serrano Samba School, the Rio Carnival champion (Group A) poses with a dancer from the Portela Samba School, the champion of the 2017 Rio Carnival (special group), during the Champions' Parade at the Sambadrome in Rio, Brazil. All pics/AFP

Capoeira

ancient martial art that is unusual because it resembles more dancing than fighting.

The image is from the article Capoeira:  Ancient Martial Art Disguised as a Dance Became a Symbol of Resistance to Oppression from the Ancient Pages website.

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