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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.

A videorecording of this event is available on YouTube.

Marcel de Lima Santos 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.

Program Organizer

Babak Rahimi
Associate Professor, Literature Department
Director, Program for the Study of Religion