Monthly Archives: September 2012

Citacao #5

“In the case of the so-called theory of the progressive assimilation of native populations, which turns out to be no more than an attempt to destroy more or less violently, the culture of the people in question.” –National Liberation and … Continue reading

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Citacao #4

“They referred to it as the lower east side and I told them ‘This isn’t the lower east side, this is Fox Point’” –Some Kind of Funny Porto Rican  Uma mulher de Cabo Verde morando em Rhode Island ficou zangada … Continue reading

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Citacao #3

“Se toda essa manada de crioulos desprovida estivesse de miolos quem nos fabricaria, hoje, essa cana que divina parece mais que humana?” –Eugénio Tavares, A mesa, um dia, estavam dois doutores Esta poema fala de dois doutores que concordam que … Continue reading

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Citacao #2 9/6/12

T”Those who in talking about African literature want to exclude North Africa because it belongs to a different tradition surely do not suggest that Black Africa is anything like homogenous.” -Chinua Achebe, ‘African Writers and English’ p. 429  A coisa … Continue reading

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