Critical theory and Brazilian thought: peripheral frames.

The workshop deals with a possibile recognition on contemporary Brazilian thought whose first ontology has to be searched in particular, in the consequences of the modernization of Brazilian culture, in the first half of XX century. One of the aim of the critical framework of the workshop is to rethink the tense link between Brazilian thought and other perspectives such as critical theory, verifying how influenced it is by the peripheral images of Brazil in the world system