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Humanities educator

Celia M. Azevedo, Brazilian humanities educator. Member of American History Association (associate).

Background

Azevedo, Celia M. was born on November 6, 1951 in São Paulo, Brazil. Daughter of Maria Apparecida S. Marinho and Roberto M. Azevedo.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, 1974. Bachelor in Social Sciences, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, 1983. Master of Arts, Unicamp, Brazil, 1985.

Master of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York City, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York City, 1993.

Career

English teacher Escola Vox de Idiomas, São Paulo, Brazil, 1971—1972. Reporter O Arquiteto, Brazil, 1973—1974. Trainee in journalism Editora Abril, Brazil, 1974—1975.

Reporter Diário de São Paulo, Brazil, 1975—1976. English and Spanish translator United Press International, Brazil, 1976—1977. Reporter Shopping News, Brazil, 1979.

Researcher Fundação Carlos Chagas, Brazil, 1985—1986. Professor history Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, Brazil, since 1986. Advisory board member Gender & History, London, since 1988.

Advisor ad hoc São Paulo Research Foundation, São Paulo, Brazil, since 1995. Coordinator graduate program in history Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, 1997—1998. Advisory board member LOCUS - History Review, Juiz de Fora, Brazil, since 2000, PIBIQ-Conselho Nacional de Pesquisa/ State University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil, since 2000.

Advisor ad hoc South Eastern Latin Americanist, Orlando, since 2003, Estudos Afro-Asiáticos, Rio de Janeiro, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Abolitionism in the United States and Brazil: A Comparative Perspective, Onda Negra, Medo Branco: o negro no imaginário das elites, Brasil, século XIX, Anti-Racismo e Sevs paradoxos, (book chapter) The African Diaspora, Narrar o Passado, Repensar a História -IFCH- State University of Campinas, (book preface) Luzes e Sombras: A Ação da maçonaria no Brasil - State University of Campinas, Construção da nação e escravidão no pensamento de José Bonifácio, Isabel, A Redentora dos Escravos, Re Invenções Da Na Bahia. Translator: (article) Revista Brasileira de História-ANPUH-SP.

Membership

Member of American History Association (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, cinema, art, travel, music.

Connections

Life partner Josué P. Silva. 1 child Carlos M. Silva.

father:
Maria Apparecida S. Marinho

mother:
Roberto M. Azevedo

child:
Carlos M. Silva Azevedo