The Ethnopoetics of Shamanism
Marcel de Lima Santos
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Atkinson Hall Auditorium (ground floor, southeast wing)
Voigt Drive at Equality Lane, UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093
Public event. Free. No registration.
The closest parking lots are P502 across from Atkinson Hall and the Hopkins Parking Structure one block west of the hall. Parking costs $2/hour. Permits can be purchased from pay stations in the parking lots. Pay stations accept credit cards and $1 and $5 bills.
Marcel de Lima Santos holds a Ph.D. in American Studies from the University of Nottingham, in England (2003). He is an Associate Professor of Literatures in English at the Federal University of Minas Gerais, in Brazil. Professor De Lima Santos has published articles and books in Australia, England, Brazil and the United States, among which are The Book of Nurizen (2003); Shamanism: the healing word (2007); Jim Morrison: the shaman-poet (2013) and The Ethnopoetics of Shamanism (2014), in which he deals with topics such as literature, religion, ethnopoetics and cultural studies.
Associate Professor, Literature Department
Director, Program for the Study of Religion