Ritmo Negro: Visions of Afro-Latin America

  • Umi Vaughan
Part of the Afro-Latin@ Diasporas book series (ALD)


This photo essay features four photographs from Cuba and Brazil. Vaughn’s aim with this essay is to highlight “Africa’s legacy in Latin America” in ways that “invite reflection on the historical exchanges between Afro-Latin and African American (U.S.) people and culture.”


Historical Exchange Light Skin Common Heritage Latino Culture Historical Connection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Umi Vaughan
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  1. 1.California State University, Monterey BaySeasideUSA

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