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PORT 404: Hungering for Brazil: Home

Culinary and agricultural production as a means of exploring larger issues across Brazil’s history, including race, gender, regional and national identities, development, and public policy.

Food Pictures



Moqueca Baiana


Welcome to the research guide for PORT404 "Hungering for Brazil." The University Library has one of the largest collections on Latin American and Brazilian Studies materials. This guide is meant to provide you with some of the most common resources for your research in addition to suggesting a few sources for Brazilian food and agriculture in particular. For any questions about or more more guidance in using the Latin American and Caribbean Studies collection, please contact Antonio Sotomayor, Latin and American and Caribbean Studies Librarian

For more information about Brazilian culture in general, see this guide on Brazilian culture.

PORT 404 Course Description (Spring 2015)