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- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 89.99
This is the first volume of critical essays in English on the much-studied Lima Barreto. Each chapter explores not only his life and vast body of work but also the historical and societal conditions in which his literary voice emerged. more...
- University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 19.00
The most important writer in Portuguese history and one of the preeminent European poets of the early modern era, Luís de Camões (1524–80) has been ranked as a sonneteer on par with Petrarch, Dante, and Shakespeare. Championed by such influential English poets as William Blake and Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and admired in America... more...
Studies in the Literary Achievement of João Guimarães Rosa, the Foremost Brazilian Writer of the Twentieth CenturyThe Edwin Mellen Press 2011; US$ 179.95
This collection of centenary conference essays examines and analyzes the literature of João Guimarães Rosa and his impact on literature. more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 169.95
This is the most thorough and representative volume of poetry and prose from Rosalía de Castro (1837-1885) ever translated into English. The book contains a comprehensive Introduction that provides essential information about the Galician land and language, supernatural spirits and shadows so significant in Rosalía de Castros works,... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1975; US$ 75.00
The literature of the various regions of Lusophone Africa has received relatively little critical attention compared with that which has been focused on the work of writers in the English- and French- speaking countries of Africa. With the profound change more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 95.00
This book looks at the relationship of literary criticism to the social construction of race in Brazil. Isfahani-Hammond considers Gilberto Freyre's model of master/slave synthesis and examines what "multiculturalism" means after the turn of the century. more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2013; US$ 82.80
Inhaltsverzeichnis Inhalt: J. Hennig, Zur literaturwissenschaftlichen Betrachtung der Liturgie - M. Bircher / P. Daly, Catharina Regina von Greiffenberg und Johann Wilhelm von Stubenberg. Zur Frage der Autorschaft zweier anonymer Widmungsgedichte - A. Pellegrini, Die Krise der Aufklärung. Das dichterische Werk von Christian Fürchtegott Gellert und... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 85.00
Considering how literary texts address the transformations that Brazil has undergone since its 1985 transition to democracy, this study proposes that Brazilian contemporary literature is informed by the struggle for social, civil, and cultural rights and that literary production has created spaces for historically disenfranchised communities. more...