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We Killed Mangy-Dog and Other Stories These Short Stories Are All Set In Mozambique. Obra verdadeiramente fundadora da literatura de Mo ambique, o livro de Lu s Bernardo Honwana ultrapassa a dimens o pol tica que a inscreve na hist ria do nacionalismo mo ambicano trata se, mais do que isso, de uma obra de voca o universal, em que cada um dos sete contos que a comp em reflectem o essencial da condi o humana, sobretudo vista do lado dos que sofrem a explora o, o racismo ou a viol ncia social.Escrita e publicada nos anos 60, quando o autor tinha pouco mais de 20 anos, a obra er Obra verdadeiramente fundadora da literatura de Mo ambique This collection of short stories is full of compassionate, honest and simple voices The prose is beautiful for its simplicity First published in 1969, Honwana s stories present to the reader various aspects of life in a small Mozambican village I was surprised at how subtle these stories are in their political and humanistic messages, particula Escritor mo ambicano, Lu s Bernardo Honwana nasceu em 1942, vivendo parte da sua vida ainda durante a poca colonial Em 1964 publicou N s Matamos o C o Tinhoso , uma narrativa que compila sete contos, onde o visual domina a escrita, e a hierarquia colonial, nas I found a handful of African Writers series books in a secondhand stall and bought the lot This is the best of the lot. O conto t tulo um dos mais belos que j li em l ngua portuguesa. Underwhelming Perhaps my lack of knowledge on colonial Mozambique affected my appreciation of the work But I enjoyed the first story, Dina, and then it went downhill from there The story the book takes its title from, W A 1 edi o traduzida por Dorothy Guedes, mulher de Pancho Guedes , com um desenho de Pedro Guedes reproduzido na capa A edi o original de N s Mat mos o C o Tinhoso de 1964, estando o autor preso e em risco de desaparecer na pris o, tendo sido editada pelo arquitecto Pancho Guedes This is one for the reading around the world challenge I came across it when I was browsing through my bookshelves looking for books by people with foreign sounding names.I have actually read it before I read it when I bought it, about 15 years ago but it s short, so I thought I d re read it before ticking Mozambique off the list I don t remember it making much impact on me then, but this time I was impressed It s a slim 117 page collection of vivid, fatalistic Muito bom Descri es espectaculares.Contos magn ficos.Dramatiza o po tica.


About the Author: Luís Bernardo Honwana

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