Speaker: Felipe Botelho Correa, Associate Professor, King´s College London
Moderator: Bruno Carvalho, Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures; Affiliated Professor in African and African American Studies; Affiliated Professor in Urban Planning and Design at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
This presentation will focus on how the works of the celebrated Afro-Brazilian writer Lima Barreto engaged with the transnational debate on race in the first decades of the twentieth century.
Speaker: Beatriz Jaguaribe de Mattos, Robert F. Kennedy Visiting Professor; University of Rio de Janeiro
Introduced by Bruno Carvalho, Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University
Beatriz Jaguaribe is a professor at the School of Communication of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. She holds a PhD in Comparative Literature from Stanford University and has been a visiting professor at Princeton, The New School for Social Research, New York University, and Stanford University. Her work has been recognized with prestigious fellowships...