“CABO VERDE TERRA DE MORABEZA”
Cape Verdean Progressive Center Cultural Series will host author Luis To` Antonio Faria who will brings us on a brief journey through Cape Verde’s history from the discovery by the Portuguese to the present.
“Terra de Morabeza” was written using the research done by the amateur historian Luis António Faria with the objective of educating people on the History and Culture of our great country of origin, Cape Verde.
Across its pages the author brings you on a brief journey through Cape Verde’s history from the discovery by the Portuguese to the present: The Populating of the islands, Slavery, the Mixing of the many different people, the Dismantling of the slave trade, Language and Literature, Drought, Famine, Migration and the post-Independence. A full section of the book is dedicated to the who’s who of Cape Verde history and the other is a chronological timeline of historical events.
Date: OCT. 27. 2013
TIME: 5:00 PM
Address: 329 Grosvenor Ave East Providence, RI
Portuguese & English versions of “Terra de Morabeza” will be available for purchase at the event.