ESTAMPA CHITA: CESURA E MEMÓRIA NO DESCONTÍNUO DA HISTÓRIA DOS VENCEDORES Chintz stamping: Cesure and memory in the discontinuous history of the winners

@inproceedings{Silva2010ESTAMPACC,
  title={ESTAMPA CHITA: CESURA E MEM{\'O}RIA NO DESCONT{\'I}NUO DA HIST{\'O}RIA DOS VENCEDORES Chintz stamping: Cesure and memory in the discontinuous history of the winners},
  author={Emanuela Francisca Ferreira Silva},
  year={2010}
}
I start this work conceptualizing history of winners and losers of history through the reflections of Hobsbawm and Walter Benjamin. After this introduction, I quote two events recorded in the traditional story: the inferiority of the weavers in the sixteenth century and the attempt to bring brazilian slaves in the nineteenth century, as careless and dedicated exclusively to work rough and heavy. Analyzing these two facts I try to find another past, where the memory of the chintz as the cesura… CONTINUE READING