The Sorcery of Color: Identity, Race, and Gender in Brazil

The Sorcery of Color: Identity, Race, and Gender in Brazil

by Elisa Larkin Nascimento

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781592133505
Publisher: Temple University Press
Publication date: 10/28/2006
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     viii
Foreword   Kabengele Munanga     x
Introduction     1
Identity, Race, and Gender     9
Brazil and the Making of Virtual Whiteness     42
Constructing and Deconstructing the "Crazy Creole"     75
Another History: Afro-Brazilian Agency   Sao Paulo   Rio de Janeiro     120
The Black Experimental Theater: Plots, Texts, and Actors     164
Concluding Remarks: The Priority of Education     227
Notes     241
List of Abbreviations     283
Glossary of Brazilian Words     287
Bibliographical Note to the English Edition     291
Selected Bibliography     295
Index     317

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