‘Perspectives on Slavery and Freedom in Brazil’ webinar at Yale


On October 27th the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (GLC) and the Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center co-hosted a webinar event with Brazilian visiting fellows at Yale this year. The event was conducted in Portuguese, with simultaneous English translation provided, and was moderated by Stuart Schwartz, the George Burton Adams Professor of History at Yale. It featured:

  • Júnia Ferreira Furtado (Fulbright Distinguished Scholar, CLAIS; Professor of Early Modern History at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) and at the Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil)
  • Doriane Meyer (Postdoctoral Associate; Ending Slavery in the Built Environment project, GLC)
  • João José Reis (Visiting Professor, GLC; Professor of History, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil)

Click the image below to watch the video recording.

To learn more about the event, visit the MacMillan Center website