Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: Marquês de Sapucaí

Império da Tijuca Samba School draws attention for its parade honoring black women


        Costumes, choreography and well-crafted cars thrilled in Sapucaí. Theme remembers the 125th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in the country. by G1     With … Continue reading

February 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Carnaval participants parade nude as Adam and Eve


Aime Lopes and Willians Marins as Adam and Eve during Carnaval   by Diego Barreto After a first day of parades of Series A, in the early hours of Sunday, closing … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · 3 Comments