The Mystery of Samba

Popular Music and National Identity in Brazil

John Charles Chasteen,

The Mystery of Samba: Popular Music and National Identity in Brazil
 

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For Brazilians, samba symbolizes the racial and cultural mixture that now defines their national identity. As the story behind Brazil's nationalization of samba, this book offers a unique approach to the country's ongoing conversation on race, popular culture, and national identity.
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