Latin American Filmmakers Series: Gabriel Mascaro's "Doméstica" (Housemaids)

Brazilian filmmaker Gabriel Mascaro visits campus for a screening of his documentary film "Doméstica" (Housemaids), followed by a Q&A. View a trailer here: A guest of the Latin American Filmmakers Series, Mascaro will also be present at a screening of his film "Ventos de Agosto" (Winds of August), co-sponsored by the Austin Film Society (see

Mascaro will participate in a book talk by Associate Professor Sônia Roncador (Department of Spanish and Portuguese) on her book "Domestic Servants in Literature and Testimony in Brazil," which takes place Thursday, Nov. 13, at 4 p.m., at the Benson Latin American Collection (SRH 1.208). See

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Co-sponsored by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese and the LLILAS Brazil Center.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Harry Ransom Center (HRC), Prothro Theatre
300 21ST ST W, Austin, Texas 78705

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, World & Culture


All Departments

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, General Public


film, Latin America, Brazil, domestics, Mascaro


Free; space available on a first come, first served basis



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