Africa Brazil: Sensory Experience with Fanta Konatê 

Fanta KonatêPlease join us for a West African Night with Fanta Konatê!

When: Friday, December 3, 2010.
Time: 6-10pm
Where: Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
800 South Halsted St, Chicago, IL, 60607

Suggested Donation $20

Space is limited, reservations are suggested by calling (312) 413-5353 or sending an – website e-mail to Kelly at

Evening Program:

6:00 PM- Learn about the Manden culture with a video presentation highlighting the history of Mandingo Empire, the art and social structure, and the African-Brazilian Diaspora.

7:00 PM – Move and dance to West African rhythms and music used in cultural events such as marriage, harvest, and gatherings. Beginning with Brazilian Biomusic warm up exrcises by Luis Kinugawa.

8:00 PM – Taste the flavors of Guinea with a traditional West African meal prepared by Fanta Konatê

This event is sponsored by the Illinois-São Paulo Partner of The Americas Chapter, Jane-Addams Hull-House Museum, and Instituto África Viva