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Rachel Harding ─ Nossos Passos Vêm de Longe: Makota Valdina Pinto and Contemporary Afro-Brazilian Religious Activism

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

McKinney Conference Room, 111 Thayer Street

Rachel Harding is Associate Professor of Indigenous Spiritual Traditions in the Department of Ethnic Studies at University of Colorado Denver. A native of Georgia, a writer, historian and poet, Rachel is a specialist in religions of the Afro-Atlantic diaspora and studies the relationship between religion, creativity and social justice activism in cross-cultural perspective. She holds an MFA in creative writing from Brown University and a PhD in history from the University of Colorado Boulder.

In memory of Anani Dzidzienyo, 1941-2020

With funding from Marshall Woods Lectureships Foundation of Fine Arts

Brazil Initiative