2020 Program Sessions

345. Afro-descend(i)entes in Brazil and Colombia

3:30 PM–4:45 PM Jan 10, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 614

Session Information


1: Afro-Brazilian Abolitionism: Black Heroes and Journalists in Pre-abolition Brazil

Maria Alejandra Aguilar Dornelles, U at Albany, State U of New York

2: A Tale of Two African Congresses: Reading the Diasporic Labor of Manuel Zapata Olivella and Abdias do Nascimento through Their Performances

Juan Suarez, U of Illinois, Urbana

3: Quilombos in the Novels of Manuel Zapata Olivella and Ana Maria Gonçalves

John Maddox IV, U of Alabama, Birmingham

4: Afro-Anthologies: Literary Collecting and the Consolidation of Identity in Colombia and Brazil

Melissa Schindler, U of North Georgia

Related Material: For related material, write to melissa.schindler@ung.edu