Make this winter in Baltimore your summer in Brazil! Study Afro-Brazilian culture and history while having a Portuguese language immersion experience in Salvador da Bahia, one of Brazil's foremost cultural centers. Take advantage of a unique opportunity to live and study in this rich agricultural, industrial, and vibrant maritime district. Take a walk on the cobblestone streets of the restored Pelourinho district "old city," a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the largest group of baroque buildings in the Americas, examples of Portuguese colonial architecture, and historical monuments. Join a street celebration and feel the infectious rhythms of Bahia's African-inspired music and dance. Taste acaraje, moqueca, vatapa, and other delicious Afro-Brazilian dishes, all while earning 3 JHU credits.
Dates: Jan. 7–26, 2017
Credits: 3 (H)
All majors welcome
Language of instruction: English
Friday, Sept. 23, 2–3 p.m., Mattin 161
Information and applications are available at the Office of Study Abroad (Levering 04B) and on the web.
Application deadline: Oct. 1
JHU Office of Study Abroad
Levering Hall, Suite 04B
3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218-2685
410-516-7856 firstname.lastname@example.org <jhu.edu/study_abroad>