Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

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Spectacular ‘Preta-à-Porter’ by the Coletivo NEGA portrays the prejudice faced by black women in Brazilian society


  Note from BW of Brazil: Musicals and plays are areas in which Afro-Brazilian groups have been utilizing to present issues and experiences of the black community that are rarely, … Continue reading

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

AfroCariocas – A documentary about perceptions of blackness in the city of Rio de Janeiro


AfroCariocas is a soon to be released documentary about the black experience in Rio de Janeiro. The film documents the thoughts and experiences about being black in Brazil through the … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · 3 Comments