PORT 614 Major Authors of Brazil

This course focuses on the literary production of several canonical authors of Brazil from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The prose fiction of no more than two or three authors is covered in any given semester. Selected literary figures for in-depth study may include Jos de Alencar, Machado de Assis, Lima Barreto, Graciliano Ramos, Joo Guimares Rosa, Clarice Lispector, Joo Ubaldo Ribeiro, and Nlida Pin.