Afro-Brazilian writer Cristiane Sobral: "I, Black Woman: Erasures in the Literary Canon, Writings of Transgression, Affection, and Healing"

Nov 11, 2019

04:00 PM - 06:30 PM

Becker Communication Studies Building, 101

25 South Madison Street, Iowa City, IA 52245

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Cristiane Sobral

Cristiane Sobral was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1974.

Primarily known as a playwright, she is the author of three books of poetry, including Nao Vou Mais Lavar os Pratos (Editora Thesaurus, 2010).

A member of the Brazilian Academy of Letters, she received the 2017 FAC Prize for Afro-Brazilian Culture. She lives in Brasília, Brazil. 

This lecture will be in Portuguese with English translation.

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