Testimonies of West Africans from the era of the slave Workshop (Second SHADD Meeting)
Museu Vivo de São Bento, Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
November 3-6, 2015
In continuation of the First SHADD workshop, the central purpose of this meeting was to discuss historical trajectories of men and women enslaved during the era of the slave trade. Among the topics of discussion were childhood, gender, religion and the methodological issues involved in assembling biographies. This meeting was organized and supported by the Museu Vivo de São Bento, under the direction of Professor Nielson Bezerra.