Brazilian Literature Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)

José de Alencar
O Guarani [The Guariani Indian] (novel) 1857
Diva (novel) 1864
Iracema (novel) 1865
A pata da gazela [The Gazelle's Foot] (novel) 1870
O tronco do ipê [The Ipê Trunk] (novel) 1871
Sonhos d'Ouro (novel) 1872
Til (novel) 1872
Senhora [A Lady] (novel) 1875

Miriam Alves
Momentos de Busca (poetry) 1983
Estrelas no dedo (poetry) 1985

Jorge Amado
Gabriela, crave a canela [Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon] (novel) 1958
A Morte e a Morte de Quincas Berro D'Agua [The Two Deaths of Qunicas Wateryell] (novella) 1959
Os pastores da noite [Shepherds of the Night] (novel) 1964
Dona Flor e seus dois maridos [Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands] (novel) 1966
O Gato Malhado e a Andorinha Sinhá [The Swallow and the Tom Cat: A Love Story] (fable) 1972
Tereza Batista cansada de guerra (novel) 1972

Mário de Andrade
A Escrava que nāo é Isaura (essay) 1925
Macunaíma: o Herói sem nenhum caráter (novel) 1928
Lira Paulistana (poetry) 1946

Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Resurreicao (novel) 1872
Iaia Garcia (novel) 1878
Quincas Borba (novel) 1891

Sônia Coutinho
O Jogo de Ifá [Ifa's Game] (novel) 1980

Carolina de Jesus
Quarto de Despejo (diaries) 1960
Casa de Alvenaria (diaries) 1961

Jorge de Lima
Poemas Negros (poetry) 1947

Clarice Lispector
Family Ties [Laços de família] (short stories) 1960
The Apple in the Dark (novel) 1961

Joaquim Manuel de Macedo
A Moreninha (novel) 1844

Samuel Rawet
Diálogo (short stories) 1963
O terreno de uma polegada quadrada (short stories) 1969

Joāo Guimarāes Rosa
Grand sertāo: veredas [The Devil to Pay in the Backlands] (novel) 1956
Tutaméia (novel) 1967