By Christopher Dunn
Dunn unearths formerly missed connections among the counterculture and Brazilian track, literature, movie, visible arts, and substitute journalism. In chronicling desbunde, the Brazilian hippie stream, he exhibits how the nation of Bahia, popular for its Afro-Brazilian tradition, emerged as a countercultural mecca for adolescence looking for religious possible choices. As this severe and expansive publication demonstrates, a few of the country's social and justice hobbies have their origins within the countercultural attitudes, practices, and sensibilities that flourished in the course of the army dictatorship.
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