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"The Power of the Black Woman" is the theme of the 11th edition of Feira Preta, Latin America’s largest black cultural event

Participants of Feira Preta 2011 Flyer for Feira Preta 2012: “The Power of the Black Woman” Feira Preta: The biggest expo of black fashion, hair, arts and crafts in Latin America … Continue reading

November 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

Afro-Brazilian Fashion is featured in a debate and runway at the University of Brasília (UnB)

Does Afro-Brazilian fashion exist? This question will be answered in the debate Moda afrourbebrasileira do século XXI. Tradições e apropriações. Causa e efeito (Afrourbebrasileira Fashion of the 21st century. Traditions and appropriations. … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

São Paulo’s Feira Preta (Black Expo) has moved more than US$1.35 million and is the largest black cultural event in all of Brazil and Latin America

In search of identity, entrepreneurs embark on ethnic market and move R$2.7 million in São Paulo’s Feira Preta (Black Expo)   Adriana Barbosa, founder of Feira Preta   In 2001, … Continue reading

September 12, 2012 · 4 Comments

Adriana Barbosa – Black, female, entrepreneur – Meet the founder of Feira Preta (Black Expo), the largest black cultural event in Brazil and all of Latin America

Ten years ago, Adriana Barbosa and a friend found a solution to being broke. The result being Feira Preta (Black Expo), one of the largest events of black culture in Latin America. … Continue reading

September 12, 2012 · Leave a comment