Culture

    Gymnasts practicing in Rio

    Rio Olympics: Menstrual Cycle and Performance in Hot Weather

    New research from Massey University’s College of Health from New Zealand has shed light ...

    Foreign swimming teams practice in Rio

    “Fantastic!” Finally Someone Bullish About Rio: the Olympics Chief

    The head of the International Olympic Committee played down problems with unfinished accommodation in ...

    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 ...