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Jorge Amado

New Critical Essays

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Jorge Amado is simultaneously one of Brazil's most prolific and widely read novelists and one of its most controversial. This volume seeks to offer his English-speaking audience the same range of critical thinking that surrounds his work in Brazil. The book contains an introduction and chronology to Amado's life, followed by a comprehensive survey of his major works by some of the world's leading Latin American Studies scholars. As the case of Jorge Amado is central to the emergence of Brazilian literature in the 20th-century, the aim of this volume of original essays is to place him in clearer critical perspective for English language readers.

Author Biography

Keith Brower is Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at Salisbury State University. Enrique Martinez-Vidal is Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at Dickinson College.
Release date NZ
April 19th, 2001
Contributors
Edited by Earl E. Fitz Edited by Enrique Martinez-Vidal Edited by Keith Brower
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
CRC Press Inc
Pages
300
Dimensions
140x216x16
ISBN-13
9780815339328
Product ID
1648871

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