Writing the History of Abolitionism in the Portuguese South Atlantic

March 20, 2014

Roquinaldo Ferreira, Vasco da Gama Associate Professor in History and Portuguese and Brazilian Studies at Brown University, gave the Annual Gulbenkian Vasco da Gama Lecture. The lecture was presented by the Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies and the John Carter Brown Library and introductory remarks were given by Neil Safier, Director and Librarian of the John Carter Brown Library, and Professor James Green of the Departments of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies and History at Brown University.