Interview with Shirley Villela

Show simple item record Global Feminisms Project 2018-10-02T16:46:08Z 2018-10-02T16:46:08Z 2014-07
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 Shirley Villela, born in Rio de Janeiro in 1964, began her professional work in gender issues while living for three years in the USA, volunteering at the International Gender and Trade Network. Since 2012, she has been the Coordinator of the Maré de Sabores project, a vocational training project for women in Rio.
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 community development
dc.subject continuing education
dc.subject poverty
dc.title Interview with Shirley Villela
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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