Interview with Marilda de Souza Francisco

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dc.description The Global Feminisms Project ( is a collaborative international oral history project that examines the history of feminist activism, women's movements, and academic women's studies in sites around the world. The current archive includes interviews with women's movement activists and women's studies scholars in China, India, Nicaragua, Poland, and the United States. We are currently working on adding interviews from Brazil and Russia. The Project is based in the Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG) at UM, which is also the home for the U.S. site research team. Our international collaborators include: - Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem - UFF (the Laboratory of Oral History and Images at the Federal Fluminense University in Rio de Janeiro) and Núcleo de História, Memória e Documento - NUMEM (the Center for History, Memory, and Documentation at the Federal State University in Rio de Janeiro), BRAZIL - China Women's University in Beijing, CHINA - SPARROW, Sound and Picture Archives for Research on Women in Mumbai, INDIA - Movimiento Autónomo de Mujeres de Nicaragua (Autonomous Women's Movement), NICARAGUA - Fundacja Kobiet eFKa (Women's Foundation eFKa) in Krakow, POLAND
dc.description.abstract Marilda de Souza Francisco, born in 1962 in Angra dos Reis, grew up in the Quilombo community of Santa Ria de Bracuí. She has been active in community organizing all of her life and she has worked in the schools of Angra for many years, promoting education and community development in this rural community of black Brazilians who are descendants of slaves.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Global Feminisms Brazilian Site Interview
dc.subject Global Feminism
dc.subject Feminists
dc.subject Intersectionality
dc.subject Cross-cultural
dc.subject Brazil
dc.subject Brazilian Feminists
dc.subject land rights
dc.subject slavery
dc.subject education
dc.subject rural
dc.subject literacy
dc.subject race
dc.subject black
dc.subject land reclamation
dc.title Interview with Marilda de Souza Francisco
dc.type Video
dc.type Interview
dc.subject.hlbsecondlevel Women's and Gender Studies
dc.subject.hlbtoplevel Social Sciences
dc.contributor.affiliationum Institute for Research on Women and Gender
dc.contributor.affiliationumcampus Ann Arbor
dc.owningcollname Global Feminisms Project
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