African-Brazilian connections: exploring the art of Jongo in Cape Town

During the month of May, UCT will host Alessandra Ribeiro Martins (Brazilian Jongo Master and PhD in Urban Studies) for a talk, workshops and a performance.

Public Talk: African Diasporic Trajectories: the configuration of the African Matrix in the urban space of Campinas, SP, Brazil (In Portuguese, with translation) on 18th of May, Thursday, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. (Huma Seminar Room, Neville Alexander Building, Upper Campus, UCT)

Jongo Open Workshop (UCT Community) 15th and 18th of May, Monday and Thursday, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. (UCT Sports Centre - 3)
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Show: Participation as special guest in the annual Show of Students in the World Music Ensemble (SACM): 24th of May, Wednesday, at 7:30 p.m.  (Baxter Theatre) 

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 14:00 to Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 21:00

Pubic Talk: Huma Seminar Room, Neville Alexander Building

Jongo Open Workshops:  UCT Sports Centre 3

Show:  Baxter Theatre