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Monthly Archives: October 2012

23 Oct 2012

The Brothers Karamazov I must have been 16 or 17 years old when I read this book for the first time. I couldn’t understand all the book’s complexity, at the time. But it remained like some sort of stain that came back to disturb once in a while. I came back to it later, several times. The last time I read it, it was the excellent Filipe and Nina Guerra’s translation. I realized in those later readings, the whole world, disturbing as I […]

23 Oct 2012

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

23 Oct 2012

Fátima Pires – Os Irmãos Karamázov (The Brothers Karamazov) – Fiódor Dostoiévski

11 Oct 2012

Pride and Prejudice I love several books, it’s not easy to choose a favourite one. They have been following me since I’ve learn to read and with them I’m always hoping for evasion. Pride and Prejudice is one of the books I always come back to, even though I’ve already read other books by Jane Austen. What binds me is the strength of a character who overcomes herself and achieves the respect and autonomy that women could not obtain ans that could also be denied to […]

11 Oct 2012

Jane Austen

Jane Austen

11 Oct 2012

Sandra Patrício – Orgulho e Preconceito (Pride and Prejudice) – Jane Austen