Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

São Paulo Fashion Week pays homage to ’70s music show Soul Train


This post will be this blog’s second foray into the connection between African-American music and culture and its importation into Brazil in the 1970s. This topic was briefly touched upon … Continue reading

March 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Negra Li discusses her career and new album


Negra Li is a major point of reference in the world of Brazilian Black Music having started her career firmly within the genres of both Hip Hop and Brazilian styled … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

Negra Li discusses her career and new album


Negra Li is a major point of reference in the world of Brazilian Black Music having started her career firmly within the genres of both Hip Hop and Brazilian styled … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 3 Comments

"How I learned to accept my hair", Fernanda Alves*


Fernanda accepted her curls and started showing her looks on her blog The topic of hair has long been as issue and a hot topic of discussion in the African-American community. … Continue reading

January 9, 2012 · 3 Comments

How I learned to accept my hair, Fernanda Alves*


Fernanda accepted her curls and started showing her looks on her blog The topic of hair has long been as issue and a hot topic of discussion in the African-American community. … Continue reading

January 9, 2012 · 2 Comments