AUGUST
1999

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CONTENTS:

8
Passage:


Dom Hélder
says farewell
10
Media:


How Brazilians
survived the Apocalypse
11
COVER
STORY

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And now the affluent
Brazilian blacks
18
Politics:


The 100,000 march
goes to Brasília
20
Economy:


Truck drivers stop
their trucks and Brazil
22
Ideas:


Censorship is alive and
well in academia
24
Poetry:


Buzzing around
Mario Quintana
26
Short Story:


Five little gems
by Moacyr Scliar
In Portuguese
34
Travel:

The charming past and
rich present of Maranhão
38
Cuisine:


Feijoada and other
toothsome recipes
41
Impressions:


Life in the pleasure
lane in Rio
45
Music:


Didá, the sounds of
a social experiment
54
Special:


President Cardoso:
the real and the rule

DEPARTMENTS:


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Letters

Best-seller books,
plays & movies
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Classifieds

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Display Ads

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U.S.A. Calendar
Take a look!
That's Brazilian:
a directory of
Brazilian businesses
in the USA
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