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- Traugott Bautz 2010; US$ 28.39
Prof. PhDr. et Dr.Sc. Karel Mácha, born on January 2, 1931, in Dírná, Czechoslovakia, philosopher, sociologist, writer, holder of ?Bundesverdienstkreuz am Bande? (Federal Cross of Merit on Ribbon) (2007) and ?Großer Literaturpreis? (Grand Prize in Literature) from Exil-P.E.N.-Club-International (2001), etc.Studies in politology (Marxian Theory), modern... more...
- Bucknell University Press 2011; US$ 74.99
I>Antigone's Daughters? provides the first detailed discussion in English of six well-known Portuguese women writers, working across a wide range of genres: Florbela Espanca (1894-1930), Irene Lisboa (1892-1958), Agustina Bessa Lu's, (1923- ), Nat_lia Correia (1923-93), HZlia Correia (1949 -) and L'dia Jorge (1946 - ). Together they cover the span... more...
- Linkgua 2010; US$ 4.76
Edición basada en la de la Biblioteca de Clásicos Cubanos, Ediciones Imagen Contemporánea, La Habana. Biographische Informationen Pedro José Guiteras Font nació el 17 de marzo de 1814 en Matanzas (Cuba), y falleció 3 de febrero de 1890 en Charleston (Estados Unidos). Cursó sus estudios de ciencias naturales en Sevilla, y la carrera de derecho... more...
- Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 60.00
Reading Rio de Janeiro blazes a new trail for understanding the cultural history of 19th-century Brazil. To bring the social fabric of Rio de Janeiro alive, Zephyr Frank flips the historian's usual interest in literature as a source of evidence and, instead, uses the historical context to understand literature. By focusing on the theme of social... more...
- Random House 2009; US$ 12.68
Born in Portugal in 1922 in the tiny village of Azinhaga, José Saramago was only eighteen months old when he moved with his father and mother to live in a series of cramped lodgings in a working-class neighbourhood of Lisbon. Nevertheless, he would return to the village throughout his childhood and adolescence, its river landscape and olive groves... more...
- Milkweed Editions 2012; US$ 17.99
In poems brilliantly textured and layered, Salgado Maranhão integrates socio-political thought with subjects abstractly metaphysical. Concrete collides with conceptualbutcher shops, sex, and machine guns in conversation with language, absence, and timeresulting in a collection varied as well as unified, an aesthetic at once traditional and postmodern.... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2008; US$ 90.00
The Portuguese fiction that awakened public debate on imperialism more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00
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...