Month: June 2016

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The Cardoso Family from Santo Antonio, Fogo

I first met “Pa Bedju” in 2000, the great-grandfather of my soon to be born son. A normal part of any introduction in Cape Verdean culture is to ask about what family you come from. I remember saying that I was the grand-daughter of Nho Popinho de Mosteiros. Pa Bedju’s face lit up and he said something like; “Ka bu fra ma bo e … Read More The Cardoso Family from Santo Antonio, Fogo

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