What Marielle Franco’s assassination means for Brazil (and the world)

On the evening of March 14, 38-year-old Marielle Franco, a black feminist, human rights activist and local politician in Rio de Janeiro, was assassinated. Drexel's Dr. Sharrelle Barber met Franco during a recent trip to South America. She'll talk about the experience and the connections between intersectional, anti-racist struggles in Brazil, the U.S. and around the globe.

Where: Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health, Nesbitt Hall, Room 719 at 3215 Market St., 19104

When: May 15, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

How much: Free with RSVP


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