Levine, Robert M.

The life and death of Carolina Maria de Jesus / Robert M. Levine and José Carlos Sebe Bom Meihy. - 1st ed. - Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©1995. - xiv, 162 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm. - Diálogos . - Diálogos (Albuquerque, N.M.) .

Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-158) and index.

From the favela to the moon -- Cinderella scorned -- Carolina's children -- Carolina's legacy.

"Important companion to items #bi 00005749#, #bi 98007394#, and #bi 00005750#. Two historians retrace Carolina's life, especially in the years following the short-lived success of Quarto de despejo (Child of the dark), and reflect on what her life story reveals about race in Brazil. Includes extensive interviews with Carolina's children"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58. http://www.loc.gov/hlas

0826316476 9780826316479 0826316484 9780826316486

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Jesus, Carolina Maria de.


Blacks--Social conditions.--Brazil--São Paulo
Blacks--Brazil--Biography.


São Paulo (Brazil)--Social conditions.
Brazil--History--20th century.

F2659.N4 / L48 1995

981/.61062/092 B