Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: fashion industry

Fashion and Racism: Bahian designer Carol Barreto on working in the fashion industry in the context of race relations in Brazil

Note from BW of Brazil: Carol Barreto has been building a name for herself for some time in the fashion industry. The native of Santo Amaro, Bahia, has been able … Continue reading

April 4, 2017 · 1 Comment

Fashion with identity of designer Mônica Anjos

Note from BW of Brazil: As we have seen in a number previous posts, fashion design is another realm in which Afro-Brazilians are combining their flair and getting involved in … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · 2 Comments