Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Carolina de Jesus


Carolina Maria de Jesus (1915-1977) was a favelada (slum dweller) from the the city of São Paulo that gained fame in the 1960s after the release of her book Quarto … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

Carolina de Jesus


Carolina Maria de Jesus (1915-1977) was a favelada (slum dweller) from the the city of São Paulo that gained fame in the 1960s after the release of her book Quarto … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · 1 Comment