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Afro-Brazilian Literature: Machado de Assis and Maria Firmina dos Reis

Focus: Afro-Brazilian Literature


This course reflects on Afro-Brazilian literature of the 19th century, focusing on two authors: Machado de Assis and Maria Firmina dos Reis. Moreover, it investigates why Afro-Brazilian literature in the 19th century was silenced throughout the history in Brazil.


Paulo Dutra (University of New Mexico, USA) (Opens in new window)

Bárbara Inês Ribeiro Simões Daibert (UFJF)

Language: English

Courseload: 4 hours

Date&Time: 13th and 14th, 6-8 pm (Brasilia time zone)

Target audience: undergraduate and graduate

Spots available: 100