Characters

ANA MARIA CABRAL

ANA MARIA CABRAL

Praia, Cape Verde.

Second and last wife of Amilcar Cabral. She lived with him until he was assassinated in her presence.

CARLOS REIS

CARLOS REIS

Praia, Cape Verde.

Ex-freedom fighter along with Amilcar Cabral and ex-Minister of Education of Cape Verde.

ANTÓNIO CORREIA

ANTÓNIO CORREIA

Praia, Cape Verde.

Historian and Minister of Education of Cape Verde.

IVA CABRAL

IVA CABRAL

Praia, Cape Verde.

Historian and Amilcar Cabral’s daughter.

PEDRO PIRES

PEDRO PIRES

Praia, Cape Verde.

Ex-President of Cape Verde ( 2001-2011). He fought in the war of independence of Guinea together with Cabral.

FERRAN INIESTA

FERRAN INIESTA

Barcelona, Spain.

Lecturer of History at the University of Barcelona. He is specialized in Africa.

JOSEP SÁNCHEZ CERVELLÓ

JOSEP SÁNCHEZ CERVELLÓ

Gerona, Spain

Historian and Lecturer at Rovira i Virgili University. His research has been focused on Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde.

BIRGITTA DHAL

BIRGITTA DHAL

Uppsala, Sweden.

Swedish politician. She was the first European politician to visit the PAIGC.,Subsequently, Amilcar Cabral visited Swedish President Olof Palme in Sweden several times.

JULIAO SOARES

JULIAO SOARES

Coimbra, Portugal.

Amilcar Cabral’s biographer. Lecturer at University of Coimbra.

AMILCAR CABRAL

AMILCAR CABRAL

Paris, France.

Amilcar Cabral’s nephew. He is the son of Luis Cabral’s brother and ex-president of Guinea Bissau.

CARLOS MATOS GOMES

CARLOS MATOS GOMES

Lisbon, Portugal.

Colonel of the Portuguese Army at Guinea’s war. Writer and expert in Portuguese Colonialism.

TOMAS MEDEIROS

TOMAS MEDEIROS

Lisbon, Portugal.

Politician and poet born in Santo Tomé. Amilcar Cabral’s friend since their studies period until Amilcar Cabral’s assassination.

FRANCISCO BAIRRAO

FRANCISCO BAIRRAO

Lisbon, Portugal.

Historian and Spínola’s biographer (military and ex-president of Portugal)

JOSÉ VICENTE LOPES

JOSÉ VICENTE LOPES

Praia, Cape Verde.

Journalist and essayist, one of the leading specialists in the Independence of Cape Verde and Guinea.

GENERAL FODE CASSAMA

GENERAL FODE CASSAMA

Oporto, Portugal.

Guinean soldier who fought near Amilcar Cabral at Guinea’s War.

HENRIETTE VIEIRA

HENRIETTE VIEIRA

Lisboa, Portugal.

Cabral’s secretary during the war in Guinea.

MANUEL ALEGRE

MANUEL ALEGRE

Lisboa, Portugal.

Portuguese poet and politician. He will talk about Cabral’s political and poetic side.