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Category Archives: Graça Cunha

Is Beyonce’s mixed-race blackness a contradiction? Brazil’s Graça Cunha doesn’t think so


L’Oreal ad featuring Beyonce So, once Mrs. BeyonceKnowles Carter is at the center of controversy. What else is new? Again a questionof race and skin color has come up in … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 3 Comments

Is Beyonce’s mixed-race blackness a contradiction? Brazil’s Graça Cunha doesn’t think so


L’Oreal ad featuring Beyonce   So, once Mrs. Beyonce Knowles Carter is at the center of controversy. What else is new? Again a question of race and skin color has … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

The Brazilian production of the Broadway musical, The Color Purple


For many years, black Brazilians have had a special affinity for black American history and culture. From the 60s and 70s Civil Rights and Black Power Movements, along with 70s … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Brazilian production of the Broadway musical, The Color Purple


For many years, black Brazilians have had a special affinity for black American history and culture. From the 60s and 70s Civil Rights and Black Power Movements, along with 70s … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · Leave a comment