2020 Program Sessions

138. Afro-Brazilian Literature and Contemporary Social Issues

5:15 PM–6:30 PM Jan 9, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 213

Session Information


1: The Right to the (Real and Imagined) City: Citizenship, Black Motion, and Metafiction in Paulo Dutra’s Aversão Oficial

Emanuelle K. F. Oliveira-Monte, Vanderbilt U

2: History and Identity in the Works of Contemporary Afro-Brazilian Female Writers

Danielle de Luna e Silva, U Federal da Paraíba

3: Black Lives Matter in Brazil: Cidinha da Silva’s #Parem de nos matar

Eliseo Jacob, Howard U

4: Poetry and the Quest for Power in Afro-Brazil

Felipe Fanuel Xavier Rodrigues, Fundação Técnico-Educacional Souza Marques

Related Material: For related material, write to dutrap@sfasu.edu