Chico Mattoso was born in France and has lived in São Paulo. Longe de Ramiro, his first novel, was short-listed for the Jabuti Award. In 2011, he published his second book, Nunca vai embora. He currently lives in Chicago, where he is studying screenwriting at Northwestern University.
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Fiction | Issue 121
Far from Ramiro
‘Through the eyes of the intruder, Ramiro saw the invasion of his own space.’
Essays & Memoir | Issue 121
How To Read Brazil
Vanessa Barbara, Daniel Galera & Chico Mattoso
Vanessa Barbara, Daniel Galera and Chico Mattoso share three essential works by Brazilian authors.