Culture

Brazilian Rapper Mano Brown - Photo : Marcelo Pretto

Rapper Mano Brown Laments Brazilian Rap Became Conservative

Mano Brown, co-founder of legendary underground Brazilian hip-hop collective Racionais MCs, has lamented the ...

Teaser for Brazilian The Movie of My Life

Brazilian Movie Opens Cuba’s Festival of New Latin American Cinema

The premiere in Cuba of Brazilian feature film O Filme da Minha Vida (The ...

Brazil's Prosecutor-General Rodrigo Janot and the banner: All Together Against Corruption - Marcelo Camargo/ABr

Brazil’s Prosecutor-general Says Only a New Culture Can End the Country’s Endemic Corruption

Brazil’s Prosecutor-General Rodrigo Janot released a statement saying that the unprecedented quality and quantity ...

A sculpture by Brazilian artist Renata Adler

Renata Adler, a Brazilian Artist with Her Head in the Stars

It is not just by chance that Renata Adler tries to appropriate in her ...

Escola de Samba Imperatriz with "Party night on the village"

An Evangelical Mayor Threatens to End Rio’s Carnaval

Rio de Janeiro without Carnaval? Unimaginable! But Rio’s city hall and its revelers are ...

João Paulo Emílio Cristóvão dos Santos Coelho Barreto, a Brazilian author and journalist better known as João do Rio

A Sample of João do Rio, a Chronicler of a Frenetic Rio a Century Ago

João do Rio was an exuberant journalist. He was exuberant in his style of ...

Brazilian writer Machado de Assis

An Excerpt from Machado de Assis, Brazil’s Greatest Writer Ever

Ex Cathedra is a collection of short stories by Brazil’s most renowned writer, Machado ...