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The Afterlives of Chico Rei

Lee, Ana Paulina

Abstract This article analyzes the way that enslaved and free people of color engaged in ways of seeing that were reflective of early modern forms of globalization, where mobility unfixed geographical specificity of cultural objects, enabling different interpretations based on newfound juxtapositions. It examines the religious art and architecture found inside the Nossa Senhora do Rosário, do Alto da Cruz do Padre Faria, commonly known as the Igreja de Santa Efigênia in Ouro Preto, Brazil

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Title
Transmodernity: Journal of Peripheral Cultural Production of the Luso-Hispanic World

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Academic Units
Latin American and Iberian Cultures
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University of California eScholarship
Published Here
June 16, 2016
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