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Caetana Says No – by Sandra Lauderdale Graham September Caetana Says No has 92 ratings and 4 reviews. Hanna said: This is NOT a good introductory book into the subject matter of slavery. [Also, this is a good. These true and dramatic stories of two nineteenth-century Brazilian women; one young and born a slave, the other old and from an illustrious planter family;.
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Caetana Says No: Women’s Stories from a Brazilian Slave Society by Sandra Lauderdale Graham
Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. It’s certainly interest at points and I feel I have somewhat of an understanding about women in slave society, but it didn’t read well.
All of these women, and the planters in their lives, may have been motivated caetaha nineteenth-century popular religious beliefs; the difficulty is to find a way to document them.
Trivia About Caetana Says No: P36 L38 Unknown. In so far as her voice entered the official record, Caetana’s master reported that she did not want to marry anyone p.
Unfortunately, we do not know what happened to her after her petition for the annulment was denied and she was ordered “to go live with her husband. Perhaps Caetana resisted a true marriage because she intended to become a beata, ccaetana lay religious woman. This is NOT a good introductory book into the subject matter of slavery.
Physical description xxii, p. Return to Book Page. Kyle Ozan rated it really liked it Jul 05, Crystal rated it it was ok Jun 20, Interesting explorations of two legal cases dealing with slavery in Brazil. Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. Paperbackpages. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. To ask other readers questions about Caetana Says Noplease sign up.
I would agree with other reviews that this book is a bit dry, but for those interested in the subject matter szys would be worth the read. Refresh and try again. Jun 05, Hanna rated it really liked it Shelves: Browse related items Start at call number: That is not the book’s purpose [which is why I wouldn’t recommend this to someone with a novice understanding of slave systems].
Gabriel Clavell rated it liked it Jul 07, Graham’s ability to highlight the differences between the individual stories and what was considered typical and her insistence castana informing the reader that there is still much sats cannot know about these women’s stories are where the book gains most of its value.
Ata Hualpa rated it liked it Dec 30, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Her “stories” illustrate the complex, ambiguous reality of everyday lives rather than slavery stereotypes of brutal planters and docile slaves.
Toussi21 rated it it was amazing Dec 06, The slave woman struggled to avoid an unwanted husband and the woman of privilege assumed a patriarch’s role to endow a family of her former slaves These true and dramatic stories of two nineteenth-century Brazilian women; one young and born a slave, the other old and from an illustrious planter family; show how each in her own way sought to exercise control over her life.
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Women’s Stories from a Brazilian Slave Society. I tried really hard to read it line-by-line, but I castana myself skipping parts. It was slow and had a lot of legal terms and such that were simply boring. Nielsen Book Data Publisher’s Summary Here are the true and dramatic accounts of two nineteenth-century Brazilian women – one young and born a slave, the other old and from an illustrious planter family – and how each sought to retain control of their lives: Sandra Lauderdale Graham casts new light on larger meanings of slave and free, female and male, through these compact histories.
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