CLACLS: Radical Poetics: Race Gender and Class in Brazil with Poet Raquel Almeida

OCT 28, 2019 | 6:30 PM TO 8:30 PM

Raquel Almeida, Creative Writer, Activist, Educator, Cultural Producer

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

9205

WHEN:

October 28, 2019: 6:30 PM-8:30 PM

CONTACT INFO:

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

CLACLS/ CPCP

Description

Radical Poetics of “Escrita Mulher Negra” from Sao Paulo, Brazil
A Performance/Reading in Portuguese
  
By
Raquel Almeida, Creative Writer, Activist, Educator and Cultural Producer
Elo da Corrente Collective and Ayó Productions, Sao Paulo, Brazil
 
Author of  Duas Gerações Sobrevivendo no Gueto (2008) Sagrado Sopro: Do Solo que renasço (2015) and Contos de Yonu (Forthcoming December 2019)
 
Followed by a Conversation in English and Portuguese
On Intersectional Activism in Brazil: Challenges and Advances
 
Moderated by
Sarah Soanirina Ohmer, Latin American and Latino Studies, Africana Studies, Women’s Studies, CUNY Lehman College

Cosponsored with the Department of Latin American and Latino Studies and Department of Africana Studies. Lehman College, the Center for Place, Culture and Politics at The Graduate Center, CUNY, and Ayó Productions, Sao Paulo, Brazil