Lynchings in Brazil: Race, Social Control and Justice (1850-1930)


Friday, May 22, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:15pm

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Speaker: Ricardo Pirola, Professor, UNICAMP, Brazil; Visiting Fellow, ALARI

Ricardo Pirola is professor of Brazilian History at UNICAMP – Brazil. He is author of Escravos e rebeldes no tribunais do Império (2015 – Winner of National Archive Prize - Brazil) and Senzala Insurgente (2011). He is current director of CECULT (Centro de Pesquisa em História Social da Cultura).

Presented in collaboration with the Afro-Latin American Research Institute at the Hutchins Center (ALARI).