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
25 South Madison Street, Iowa City, IA 52245
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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