Wednesday, October 15, 2014

ITALY & BRAZIL: Interview with Professor Massimo Canevacci- Discussing the Bororo Culture and Tradition (Part One)

South American, Brazilian Bororo woman by Patrick de Wilde/ Photo via

The fascination with the Bororo culture may stem from British archaeologist and explorer Percy Fawcett, born in 1867 who went missing after a return expedition to Brazil. The Bororos were encountered during a search for Fawcett. Renowned French anthropologist, Claude Lévi-Strauss lived with the Bororo people for some time. Somewhat trailing a similar path of ethnographic research, Professor Canevacci discovers a new approach. His study could be a pathway to unleashing the key to the human spirit. [read]