Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Brazil Initiative


Brown University offers a variety of core selections and interdisciplinary courses on Brazil in the departments of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, History, Africana Studies, Political Science, Anthropology, Sociology, and more.

Fall 2017 Courses

Africana Studies

AFRI0670, Global Black Radicalism

AFRI1210, Afro-Brazilians and the Brazilian Polity


HIST0637A, History of Jews in Brazil

HIST1310, History of Brazil

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

LACA1503H, Sexuality, Human Rights and Health: Latin American Perspectives and Brazilian Experiences


MUSC0645, Brazilian Choro Ensemble

Portuguese and Brazilian Studies

POBS0110, Intensive Portuguese

POBS0400, Writing and Speaking Portuguese

POBS0610, Mapping Portuguese-speaking Cultures: Brazil

POBS0810, Belonging and Displacement: Cross-Cultural Identities

POBS0850, Comparative Approaches to the Literatures of Brazil and the United States

For more info, visit: https://cab.brown.edu/