Maria Gatti

Maria Gatti

Portuguese

Research Interest: Literary history in the context of Brazil-United States relations, during the period between World War II and the military coup in Brazil (1964). Travel writings produced by two Brazilian writers of Clarice Lispector and Erico Verissimo, and Elizabeth Bishop and John dos Passos. The relations between Brazil and the U.S. and those between History and Literature. National identity; fact vs fiction; the role of culture in foreign policies; authors' political views, and police investigations on writers.

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