Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Research shows that the way Brazilians see the color of celebrities reveals “racial” criteria in Brazil


Note from BW of Brazil: Racial identity and classification are topics often discussed on the BW of Brazil blog. The article below taken from the Folha de S.Paulo newspaper is … Continue reading

May 10, 2013 · 2 Comments

Spike Lee: If you see Brazilian TV, you "will think that all Brazilians are blond with blue eyes"


Lee said that the film must be released before the 2014 World Cup Spike Lee interviews 30 Brazilian personalities for documentary   In his voyage to the country the filmmaker … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 10 Comments