Tag: Portuguese

Adelina, the Cigar-Seller from “Narrativas Negras” (2020) | Stephen Basdeo

Adelina began to live a double life. She remained a slave. But her unique knowledge of the town and its environs, and especially of all the places where it was easy for a person to ‘disappear’, meant that she became valuable resource for abolitionists who were on the run from the police.