Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: Nilma Lino Gomes

Nilma Lino Gomes becomes the first black woman to be named dean of a federal university


Nilma Lino Gomes sworn in as dean of Unilab Educator Nilma Lino Gomes is the first black woman to be sworn into office as dean of a federal university in … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Brazilian mulata: black woman or something entirely different?


Soccer star Vagner Love surrounded by five mulatas   Last week I had a discussion about Brazil with an African-American graphic designer. He was putting together a flyer for an … Continue reading

July 1, 2012 · 36 Comments