Category Archives: Social Capoeira

Crowdsourcing to publish The Social Capoeira Movement and Its Activists book

The Social Capoeira Movement and Its Activists will be launched soon! The manuscript has been edited according to our crowdsourced group of editors-friends and a very talented designer took the project’s reins.  I’m now drawing the fund-raising and marketing plans … Continue reading

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Povo de Cor Festival and the Social Capoeira Movement in Sete Lagoas

After a whole year of voluntary teaching a group of friends in Sete Lagoas, MG, in partnership with the local Lions Club was granted enough funds to run another season of regular classes and a series of events celebrating the … Continue reading

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Communicating New forms of Belonging in the Transnational Space of Capoeira

Last year I co-authored an article on Capoeira and Social-Media with Cristina Wulfhorst, a friend from Sydney. One of the main arguments is that the way non-Brazilian capoeiristas make use of social media (e.g. Urban Ritual in London, SCS Sommartrana … Continue reading

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