Introduction: Theorizing Afrolatinidades

  • Petra R. Rivera-Rideau
  • Jennifer A. Jones
  • Tianna S. Paschel
Part of the Afro-Latin@ Diasporas book series (ALD)


This introduction proposes our concept of afrolatinidad. It provides a review of the relevant literature, an overview of our theories of afrolatinidad, and a chapter synopsis.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Petra R. Rivera-Rideau
    • 1
  • Jennifer A. Jones
    • 2
  • Tianna S. Paschel
    • 3
  1. 1.Wellesley CollegeMassachusettsUSA
  2. 2.University of Notre DameNotre DameUSA
  3. 3.University of California BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

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