Brazil under Construction

Fiction and Public Works

  • Authors
  • Sophia Beal

Part of the New Directions in Latino American Cultures book series (NDLAC)

About this book


Brazil under Construction tracks how Brazil's major public works projects and the fiction surrounding them mark a twofold construction of the nation: the functional construction of the country's public infrastructure and the symbolic construction of nationhood.


Brazil city construction English literature fiction Lighting literature project projects public space space structure

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