Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 December 2013

224 Pages | 5 black and white illustrations, 4 maps

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846319754

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Winner - Roberto Reis Prize 2014

Porous City

A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro

First Edition

Bruno Carvalho

Liverpool University Press

Contemporary Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures LUP

  • A timely and beautifully written cultural history of Rio de Janeiro
  • Captures a moment of transition in the city destined to host the next Olympic Games and World Cup
  • Ranges widely across literature, architecture, art, history and music.

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