Brazil: Baile Funk

Atari in Rio recounts his her first Baile Funk, a type of dance party in Rio de Janeiro's favelas.


  • hey david. thanks for your trackback, but i’m actually a woman. i also should have mentioned that the party was called “furacão” — also a well known funk collective in rio.

  • Thanks for the correction atari in rio. Sometimes I take the unwise risk of guessing gender when I’m not entirely sure. If only we had a genderless possesive like Portuguese and Spanish do. Look forward to reading more of your experiences in Brazil.

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