Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: Frente Negra Brasileira

"Finally, Us": Black Brazilian women writers honored at International Seminar of Women and Literature in Brasília


In 1995, for the first time, the literary works of contemporary Afro-Brazilian women were compiled to present a comprehensive vision of what it means to be both black and female … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Edna Roland: A warrior in the fight for the equality of black women in Brazil


Edna Roland Brazilian, woman, from the north, and black. In this country, most people who fit this profile live a life associated with – and almost predetermined to – poverty, … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Edna Roland: A warrior in the fight for the equality of black women in Brazil


Edna Roland Brazilian, woman, from the north, and black. In this country, most people who fit this profile live a life associated with – and almost predetermined to – poverty, … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · Leave a comment