Brazil

  • July 24, 2012 | Kaitlin Hawkins
    Brazil is the largest country in South America, boasting a population of over 190 million people. The country also boasts a rich culture filled with food, sport, music, and tourism. Experience Brazilian life in a whole new way (and without the expense of travel) by adding these forthcoming titles to your can’t-wait-to-read list. Silence River by Antonio Moura Arc Publications, August 20...
  • March 2012 WLT Fábio Moon & Gabriel Bá. Daytripper. New York. Vertigo. 2011. ISBN 9781401229696 Daytripper is the rarest of graphic novels—a work meeting all the expectations of great literature that somehow emerged from the grinding gears of the American mainstream comics industry. Written and drawn by Brazilian twins Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá (see...
  • João Cabral de Melo Neto
      “Cabral's project is to re-create the world, taking the things—both abstract and concrete—that are common to all men and turning them around, making them uncommon, conferring on them the dimension they lacked.” —Richard Zenith, “The State of Things in the Poetry of João Cabral de Melo Neto” (WLT Vol. 66, Autumn 1992) João Cabral de Melo Neto (1920-1999)...