Saturday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Brazos, JW Marriott
The Artist as Interpreter: An Interview with Caetano Veloso
A creative conversation. Presiding: Roland Greene, Stanford Univ.
Speakers: Marjorie Gabrielle Perloff, Stanford Univ.; Caetano Veloso, Rio de Janeiro
A founder of the Tropicalismo movement, the Brazilian singer-songwriter has interpreted his era from the military dictatorship of the 1960s to the present and transposed avant-garde poetry into song. He is interviewed by Marjorie Perloff.