Mário de Andrade Biography and Poems
Mário de Andrade Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Mário de Andrade, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by de Andrade, as well as, a video biography...if available.
Mário Raul de Morais Andrade (October 9, 1893 – February 25, 1945) was a Brazilian poet, novelist, musicologist, art historian and critic, and photographer. One of the founders of Brazilian modernism, he virtually created modern Brazilian poetry with the publication of his Paulicéia Desvairada (Hallucinated City) in 1922. He has had an enormous influence on modern Brazilian literature, and as a scholar and essayist—he was a pioneer of the field of ethnomusicology—his influence has reached far beyond Brazil.. Brazilian poet novelist musicologist art historian and critic and photographer
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