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Category Archives: Camila Silva

Research shows that the way Brazilians see the color of celebrities reveals “racial” criteria in Brazil


Note from BW of Brazil: Racial identity and classification are topics often discussed on the BW of Brazil blog. The article below taken from the Folha de S.Paulo newspaper is … Continue reading

May 10, 2013 · 2 Comments

Camila Silva is chosen "Queen of the Drumbeat" in both Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo Samba Schools for Carnaval: see photo gallery


Association confirmed the presence of the model, who is also queen of Vai-Vai in the São Paulo Carnival. The Mocidade Independente of Padre Miguel Samba School confirmed Camila Silva in … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Camila Silva photo gallery 2


Meet Carnaval dancer Camila Silva, yet another Afro-Brazilian woman that the Brazilian press is comparing to the reigning American pop princess (see headline below taken from the Globo network online … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · 1 Comment