Course on History of Africa to be held at São Jorge dos Erasmos Sugar Mill

Free course on African History takes place at the Erasmos Sugar Mill, an archaeological site in Santos.

In order to promote a reflection on the studies and History of Africa, Professor Leila Maria Gonçalves Leite Hernandez, from the Center for African Studies of the Faculty of Philosophy, Letters and Humanities (FFLCH) of the University of São Paulo, teaches in August a course on the subject at the National Heritage Ruins of São Jorge dos Erasmos Sugar Mill.

The course also aims to understand integration and emancipation projects that are politically crucial for the development of collective identities. In addition to the discussion about the nature, character, and meaning of colonial imperialism in Africa.

The event will take place on August 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th and will be certified after completion.

Registration must be made through the form available on the Sugar Mill website and the places are limited.

More information can be obtained by calling (13) 3229 2703 or e-mail resjesantos@gmail.com.

Service:

Continuiing course “Estudos Africanos e História da África”, Professor Leila Maria Gonçalves Leite Hernandez (Center for African Studies  of the FFLCH of the USP)

August 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

National Heritage Ruins of São Jorge dos Erasmos Sugar Mill –  96 Alan Ciber Pinto Street, Vila São Jorge, Zona Noroeste de Santos

Register on www.engenho.prceu.usp.br

Tel.: (13) 3229 2703 | resjesantos@gmail.com

Foto do destaque: Wikimedia Commons (mapa da África de 1812/Arrowsmith and Lewis/Boston by Thomas & Andrews)

Por Ruínas Engenho São Jorge dos Erasmos

Curso de Difusão Estudos Africanos e História da África