O Menelick 2Ato. Making Black Press in 21st Century Brazil

Event Information

Dates
February 25th through March 11th
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery
Location Information
Event Type
Exhibit

The exhibit will not be available to view on Saturday on Sunday, March 7 and 8, because the gallery will be closed.

Explore selected covers and art by Afro-Brazilian and Afro-Diasporic artists of the Afro-Brazilian magazine O Menelick 2Ato. 

O Menelick 2Ato is an independent editorial project that aims to contextualize, value and reflect on the history and the roots of the Afro-Brazilian cultural identity and its connections to the black diaspora in the Americas, focusing on the visual arts. The magazine is distributed for free throughout the city of São Paulo, Brazil. O Menelick 2Ato believes that art is a powerful way to make the struggles and contributions of black people be seen and disseminated.

The exhibit is co-sponsorsed by Romance Languages and Literatures Department, Women’s Studies,  Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG), Language Resource Center (LRC), Department of History, African Studies Center, Center for Latin-American and Caribbean Studies – Brazil Initiative, Department of Communication and Media, Department of Afroamerican and African Studies.

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Library Contact
Barbara Alvarez barbalva@umich.edu
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