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Granta 121: The Best of Young Brazilian Novelists

Autumn 2012

Brazil, the great Jorge Amado said, is not a country but a continent. In this latest instalment of the Best of Young Novelists series that introduced Jonathan Franzen, Salman Rushdie, A.L. Kennedy and Zadie Smith, Granta presents the young writers who are telling modern Brazil’s vast and compelling story – and who are its future.

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God is Brazilian

André Barcinski

Pola Oloixarac on Julián Fuks

Julián Fuks & Pola Oloixarac

Man Crossing Bridges

Ronaldo Correia de Brito

Rodrigo Hasbún on Antônio Xerxenesky

Antônio Xerxenesky & Rodrigo Hasbún

Samba e Choro

Javier Montes

Introducing Luisa Geisler

Elvira Navarro

Introducing Miguel Del Castillo

Andrés Neuman

That Year in Rishikesh

Adriana Lisboa

Vinicius Jatobá and Jethro Soutar | Podcast

Vinicius Jatobá & Jethro Soutar

Sònia Hernández on Carola Saavedra

Carola Saavedra & Sònia Hernández

Introducing Laura Erber

Dara Horn

Toby Litt on Ricardo Lísias

Ricardo Lísias & Toby Litt

Dry Flowers from the Cerrado

Milton Hatoum

Introducing J.P. Cuenca

Andrés Felipe Solano

Javier Montes on Emilio Fraia

Javier Montes

House Style: Editing Brazil

Yuka Igarashi

Introducing Daniel Galera

Alejandro Zambra

Melanie Rae Thon on Vinicius Jatobá

Vinicius Jatobá & Melanie Rae Thon

Final Dispatch: End in Pizza

Juan Pablo Villalobos

Adam Thirlwell on Michel Laub

Michel Laub & Adam Thirlwell

Introducing Javier Arancibia Contreras

Andrés Barba

Brazil: A User’s Guide

Juan Pablo Villalobos

Kevin Brockmeier on Leandro Sarmatz

Leandro Sarmatz & Kevin Brockmeier

Six Brazilian Songs

Teju Cole

Rachel Seiffert on Vanessa Barbara

Rachel Seiffert & Vanessa Barbara

Second Dispatches from Ambassador to Brazil, Earth

Juan Pablo Villalobos

Introducing Tatiana Salem Levy

A.L. Kennedy

Dispatches from Ambassador to Brazil, Earth

Juan Pablo Villalobos

Alison Moore | Podcast

Alison Moore & John Freeman

Anthony Shadid

Cecil Hourani

Accident

Etgar Keret

Even Pretty Eyes Commit Crimes

M.J. Hyland

Brazilian Diary

Cynan Jones

How To Read Brazil

Various Contributors

Marcelo Ferroni | Interview

Marcelo Ferroni

The Best of Young Brazilian Novelists

John Freeman

Blue Sky Thinking

Gillian Clarke

Marcelo Ferroni | Interview

Marcelo Ferroni & John Freeman