In Brazil, art exhibits latest flashpoints in cultural war

In this Sept. 27, 2017 photo, transgender actress Renata Carvalho plays the role of Jesus in the play “The Gospel According to Jesus, Queen of Heaven” in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The play in which Jesus is reimagined as a transgender woman who tells Biblical stories of tolerance has been performed more than 60 times during a tour of Brazil, but conservatives have called it offensive to Christians and petitioned courts to ban its performances. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)


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