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MIGUEL DE BARROS: ANCESTRALITY, RECONSTRUCTION, AND DEMOCRACY

Raquel Paris
Guinea Bissau

Miguel, I would like to hear where you come from, and I thought we could begin with you speaking a bit about your childhood and about your youth, because we know that it's in these moments that there's usually a schism or some major event. Miguel de Barros: I will not speak about myself, I’ll […]

IS IT POSSIBLE TO BUILD ANOTHER INTELLECTUAL PARADIGM FOR ENTRANCE AND GRADUATION FROM UNIVERSITY?

Filomeno Lopes
Guinea Bissau

Translation Lemuel Robinson Experiences of African Countries with Portuguese as an Official Language (PALOP) in the era of globalization and global interconnectedness         “Education,” says Paulo Freire, “is an act of love, and therefore an act of courage. We can’t be afraid to debate. To analyze reality. We can’t run from creative discussion without running the […]

SOFIA DJAMA AND THE MOVEMENT TO RETAKE ALGERIAN CINEMA

Daniel Stefani and Gabrielly Pereira
Algeria

Sofia, thank you for being here at the International University of the Peripheries in Maré, Rio de Janeiro. Could you introduce yourself? However you like. Sofia Djama: I’m Algerian, my name is Sofia Djama and I was born in Oran, which is a large city in western Algeria by the sea. I grew up in […]

TO TEACH THE JOY OF LEARNING

Ondjaki
Angola

Time goes on and it has become necessary to take on—as adults, parents, professors, directors and educators—the difficult challenge of reviewing both our own knowledge and the way in which we pass on this knowledge. Moreover, it has come time to revisit the place and function of the school, not only as a place of […]

From Gangs to Street Organizations: Armed Youth Groups and the Building of a Culture of Resistance

Redy Wilson Lima
Praia
Cape Verde

Abstract: In the years 2000, with the emergence of a new type of urban conflict in Cabo Verde, the thugs, identified as "peripheral" youth associated with delinquent behavior, were considered the party most responsible for the country’s high crime rates, especially in the capital city of Praia. With this article, based on an ethnographic research […]