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First English translation of “Raízes do Brazil” and other new book releases

November 2, 2012

Every few months you will find here a list of books in English recently released that are somehow related to …

Young Brazilian novelists star in Granta Magazine

October 31, 2012
Granta Magazine

Great opportunity for those interested in Brazilian literature: Granta, the British quarterly magazine that built a reputation focusing on new …

Discover writer Machado de Assis

September 12, 2012
Discover writer Machado de Assis

If you have to read one, and only one, Brazilian author, make no mistake and chose Joaquim Maria Machado de …

The Brazilian roots of Thomas Mann

September 7, 2012

Arguably one of last century’s greatest authors, Nobel laureate Thomas Mann might seem, at first, extremely rooted in the culture …

New books in English about Brazil

August 31, 2012

Every month you will find here a list of books somehow related to the country that were  published recently. It …

7 classic children’s stories in their full Brazilian versions

April 29, 2012

Disquinho was a collection of records of children’s stories, very popular in the 70s. If you have a Brazilian child …