Monday, October 28, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
CUNY Graduate Center
365 5th ave, NY NY 10016
Join us for a performance/reading in Portuguese
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
Sarah Soanirina Ohmer, Latin American and Latino Studies, Africana Studies, Women’s Studies, CUNY Lehman College
Cosponsored with Ayó Productions, Sao Paulo, Brazil, the Department of Latin American and Latino Studies and Department of Africana Studies, Lehman College, and The Center for Place, Culture and Politics, Defend Democracy in Brazil, and the Center For The Study of Women and Society at the Graduate Center Center.
This event is free and open to the public.