Líria Morays is an artist, professor, and dance researcher with a PhD in Performing Arts from PPGAC-UFBA, and a Master’s degree with a specialization in Dance from PPGDança-UFBA. She has been a member of Coletivo Construções Compartilhadas, designed/composed Radar 1 (a dance improvisation group) and is an Associate Dance Professor at UFPB-Brazil.
Cafuné is a gesture of affection that consists of petting someone’s head. Very common in some regions of Brazil, it generally occurs as an opportunity to break the routine, to tend to loved ones, in front of their homes or inside our house. What happens if we share this practice in public spaces?