Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

About colors and conflicts: My skin may be fair, but my soul is BLACK!

Note from BW of Brazil: Racial/black identity is a favorite theme here at BW of Brazil. It is always intriguing to read personal reflections of Brazilian women who come to … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · 5 Comments


Tatiana’s story is indicative of the struggles with the European standard of beauty that women of African descent are often compelled to adhere to. The daughter of a black father … Continue reading

November 19, 2011 · Leave a comment