Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: Teatro Experimental do Negro

100 years of Abdias do Nascimento: Brazil’s greatest modern day black leader


Note from BW of Brazil: Today marks a milestone that should be remembered in the worldwide struggle for black liberation. On this date in 1914, Abdias do Nascimento, the most … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Legendary actress Ruth de Souza


Along with Léa Garcia and Zezé Motta, one of the most important black Brazilian actresses, Ruth de Souza is a legend of the performing arts with a major career in world of theater, … Continue reading

February 3, 2012 · Leave a comment