Reading Tip

Today we bring you an incredible reading tip, Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas, a great classic of Brazilian literature. The book was launched in 1881 and written by Machado de Assis, one of the greatest Portuguese-language writers, considered by many critics, scholars, writers and readers to be one of the greatest if not the greatest name in Brazilian literature.According to our teacher and director Igor Felizzola: “Machado de Assis is the best Brazilian writer and the book” Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cuba “is one of the best books in Portuguese-language literature”. A new English translation was published in the United States this Tuesday, 6/2/2020, by the Penguin Classics label and, according to an article published in the Folha de São Paulo newspaper, sold out in one day. Whether in Portuguese, English, or in the language of your choice, Memórias Póstumas de Bras Cubas is a very rich and passionate literary work.