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Mário de Andrade

Born in October 9, 1893 / Died in February 25, 1945 / Brazil / Portugese

Mário de Andrade poet from Brazil was born on October 9, 1893, had 51 years and died on February 25, 1945. Poems were written mainly in Portugese language. Dominant movement is other.


Mário Raul de Morais Andrade (October 9, 1893 – February 25, 1945) was a Brazilian poet, novelist, musicologist, art historian and critic, and photographer. One of the founders of Brazilian modernism, he virtually created modern Brazilian poetry with the publication of his Paulicéia Desvairada (Hallucinated City) in 1922. He has had an enormous influence on modern Brazilian literature, and as a scholar and essayist—he was a pioneer of the field of ethnomusicology—his influence has reached far beyond Brazil.. Brazilian poet novelist musicologist art historian and critic and photographer