November 1993

    CONTENTS:

    Cover: Battling Hunger (p. 7)

    Short Story: Mafra Carbonieri (p. 13)

    Gearing up for voting (p. 15)

    Damn inflation! (p. 16)

    Academy: In search of an immortal (p. 18)

    The Amazon’s chief (p. 19)

    Sweet smell of money (p. 21)

    Music: “Unhiding” Laurindo de Almeida (p. 23)

    Romário & Bebeto: Soccer’s diabolic duo (p. 24)

    Books: Paulo Coelho’s formula (p. 27)

    Book Review: Xuxa (The Mega-Marketing of Gender, Race and Modernity) (p. 28)

    Music: Edu Lobo off the cave (p. 29)

    Review: Seducing CDs – Manfredo Fest’s Oferenda & Samba Brasil(p. 31)

    Travel: Little & charming Sergipe (p. 32)

    DEPARTMENTS:

    Rapidinhas (p. 6)

    Letters (p. 12)

    The Cultural Pulse (p. 34)

    Por aí (p. 35)

    Los Angeles Calendar (p. 38)

    San Francisco Calendar (p. 39)

    That’s Brazilian (p. 40)

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