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Brazil 2001. A Revisionary History of Brazilian Literature and Culture
Guest editor: João Cezar de Castro Rocha, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2000 . 760 pp. 6 x 9"
Literary Criticism / Brazil

$39.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-03-0

About the Guest Editor

João Cezar de Castro Rocha is Professor of Comparative Literature at the Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) and Researcher at the Conselho Nacional de Pesquisa Científica (CNPq). He is author ofLiteratura e cordialidade. O público e o privado na cultura brasileira(EdUERJ, 1998), and O exílio do homem cordial. Ensaios e revisões (Museu da República, 2004).

Carlos Drummond de Andrade (1902–1987) born in Itabira, a mining village in Minas Gerais in southeastern Brazil. His parents were farmers of Portuguese ancestry. He went to a school of pharmacy in Belo Horizonte, but never worked as a pharmacist after graduation. He worked in government service for most of his life, eventually becoming director of history for the National Historical and Artistic Heritage Service of Brazil.

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