GELER Lea Natalia
congresos y reuniones científicas
In Defense of the People of Color of South America: New Sources for 20th-Century Afro-Argentine History and Thought
ALBERTO, PAULINA; GELER, LEA; KO, TERESA CHISU
Congreso; Segundo Encuentro Continental de Estudios Afrolatinoamericanos del ALARI; 2022
This research notebrings to light an Afro-Argentine magazine previously unknown to scholars, highlighting the publications key features and raisingquestions for future research. Thisillustrated bi-weekly magazine offers fresh perspective on the Black press fora period that has remained under-explored. It is a vital source for contesting enduringideas of Afro-Argentines waning sociability, providing a rare glimpse into howAfro-Argentines negotiated their positions as Argentines and Latin Americansof color at a time when their collective non-existence was entrenched in thenational imaginary, and when anti-Black racism was at an apex.