I'm an anthropologist studying creative uses of technology, alternative intellectual property, music, and soundscapes.
This blog is also a space for experiments in sound studies, studio biographies, and ethnography as I conduct my fieldwork in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Monthly Archives: September 2010
My brilliant little sister is shooting her first feature film, Joy de V. The New York noir is set in Brooklyn and Staten Island. The first scenes are already “in the can.” Time is tight. And Cinema Imperfecta needs your … Continue reading
I went to my music journalist friend’s house on a archival funk carioca mission. I noticed that many of the earlier commercially released funk carioca albums do not recognize the artists. Instead the big impresarios and DJs receive recognition. For … Continue reading