Jessica de Abreu on The Black Archives
Jessica De Abreu (1989) is an anthropologist and co-founder of The Black Archives, which is one of the first historical archives in the Netherlands that focuses on Black Dutch history, and beyond.
De Abreu graduated from the department of Social and Cultural Anthropology and Culture, Organization and Management at VU University Amsterdam. Her passionate commitment to the field of African Diaspora, led to researches on upward social mobility in New York, Amsterdam, and London. As a board member at New Urban Collective, which contributes to strengthen the socio-economic position of Black youths and people in the Netherlands, her work focuses on the field of anti-racism and intersectionality.
Photo: Marcel Wogram
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