Culture

    Brazilian Sex Muse Dresses in Paint to Celebrate Rio Olympics

    The Rio Olympics has their “sex muse” promoted by Playboy magazine, Mexico edition, with ...

    Moacir Santos

    Recife’s Teatro de Santa Isabel Fans Festival Fervor

    One of the most noteworthy examples of neoclassical architecture in Brazil, the Teatro de ...

    Rio Is Carnaval

    He opens the door and makes a face in disgust, as if someone else ...

    Candid Portrait

    The editors of The Brazil Reader have chosen well. Articles, which may at first ...

    Chico Lives

      For long considered a patrimony of Brazilian music, Francisco Buarque de Hollanda, better ...

    Independent in Rio

    When record companies view good music as a liability, artists have no choice but ...

    Magic Marcos

    Marcos Sacramento is creating new samba hybrids. Marcos Sacramento is breathing new life into ...

    Plain João – The Man Who Invented Bossa Nova

    He’s been called O Rei da Bossa, O Mito, Il Maestro Supremo, and O ...