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Talkback Tuesday Series: Black in Latin America

February 23, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the Departments of Black Studies and Latin American and Latino Studies for the an exciting new virtual series on Blackness in Latin America!

This interdisciplinary series will feature five scholars with expertise across Latin America—Brazil, Colombia and Cuba. Each event will provide an opportunity for participants to explore the historical and contemporary narratives about Black communities in Latin America.

To gain access to the Zoom link for each event, please register using the links below:

  1. Wednesday, February 23 @ 12pm — The Black Youth Have an Active Voice Now: The Hip-Hop Scene in São Paulo, Brazil https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlc-qoqzovH9dqv8HROh5O-kW5WL4rnIi-
  2. Tuesday, March 1 @11am — The History of Slavery, Rights of Black Women, and Racism in Brazil https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErceyorzsrHNFcLNbk2rKflqDlMMED2deG
  3. Tuesday, March 15 @11am — Estamos Listos! AfroColombia and Centering Black Narratives https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMudeGorzsjHdNVsHUdaurHK7-FeZB6dJHt
  4. Tuesday, April 5 @11am — The Burden of Culture: Racism and Cooperation in Brazil https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpcOqhpzMiEtQgySd5TjkJK8Jy-TrJEs9t

We look forward to seeing you there!


Briana Hanny