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Oswald de Andrade - Big Poppa of Cultural Cannibalism

Mário de Sá-Carneiro (1890-1910) foi um poeta, contista e ficcionista português, um dos grandes expoentes do modernismo em Portugal e um dos mais reputados membros da Geração d’Orpheu.

Recordando Mário de Sá-Carneiro

Tolstay, Russian poet and playwright

Tolstoy, author of two of the greatest books ever written: ANNA KARENINA and WAR PEACE. The film versions simply cannot do the books justice.

Machado de Assis  (Writer) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machado_de_assis

Brazilian writer Machado de Assis photographed by Marc Ferrez ca.

H.G.WELLS (Herbert George Wells, 1866-1946) English writer, largely known for his works of science fiction.

WELLS (Herbert George Wells, English writer, largely known for his works of science fiction. Fiction: The Time Machine The Invisible Man The Island of Doctor Moreau The War of the Worlds The First Men in the Moon The Shape of Things to Com

Jorge Amado, Carybé & Caymmi (o primeiro Trio Elétrico da Bahia, nas palavras do escritor)

Jorge Amado, Carybé & Caymmi (o primeiro Trio Elétrico da Bahia, nas palavras do escritor)

Ziraldo (Ziraldo Alves Pinto) - Brazilian graphic artist, journalist, playwright, cartoonist, caricaturist, and writer.

Ziraldo (Ziraldo Alves Pinto) - Brazilian graphic artist, journalist, playwright, cartoonist, caricaturist, and writer.

Alexandre Dumas a great French author 07-24-1802 to 12-05-1870. Son of General Thomas Alexandre Dumas (the first General of color in the French Military)

Alexandre Dumas a great French author to Son of General Thomas Alexandre Dumas (the first General of color in the French Military)

Guy de Maupassant – Wikipedia

Guy de Maupassant was an acclaimed French short story writer and novelist. This biography provides detailed information about his childhood, life, career, achievements and timeline.

One of the most influential characters of the seventeenth century in terms of politics and oratory, Padre António Vieira (1608-1697) stood out as a missionary in Brazilian lands. In this capacity, he defended tirelessly the human rights of indigenous peoples fighting their exploitation and enslavement and doing their evangelization. He also defended the Jews, the abolition of the distinction between New Christians and Old Christians, and the abolition of slavery.

Father António Vieira, 1608 - was a Portuguese Jesuit and writer, the "prince" of Catholic pulpit-orators of his time.

George Bernard Shaw (c. 1890) --"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― GBS, Man & Superman Photo by Sir Emery Walker, 1888. This is the only photo of him I've ever seen when he was young.

George Bernard Shaw - Author, playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics

Divine Eça de Queirós, Portuguese writer with an canning hand about society and costumes. "Politicians and diapers need to be changed frequently.  For the same reason." His book "Cidade e as Serras" is, for me, huge!!!

Divine Eça de Queirós, Portuguese writer with an canning hand about society and costumes. "Politicians and diapers need to be changed frequently." His book "Cidade e as Serras" is, for me, huge!

ANTERO DE QUENTAL, poeta, escritor, filósofo e político. Nasceu em 18 de Abril de 1942, em Ponta Delgada, Ilha de São Miguel, Açores – Portugal. Suicidou-se aos 49 anos de idade em  11 de Setembro de 1891.

Antero de Quental, Portuguese poet and the subject of Tabucchi's first story fragment in The Woman of Porto Pim

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