Zulmira Ribeiro Tavares


Born in 1930, in São Paulo, Brazil, Zulmira Ribeiro Tavares is the author of numerous books, including Termos de comparação (Perspectiva, 1974); O japonês dos olhos redondos (Paz e Terra, 1982); O nome do bispo (Brasiliense, 1985); O mandril (Brasiliense, 1988) and Joias de família (1990). She has received numerous awards including the 1974 Award for Literature by APCA, the Mercedes Benz Award for Literature in 1985 and a Jabuti Award for Fiction in 1991.

Books by this author

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    June 2015
    128 pages | ISBN 978-1-894987-81-3

    Often considered one of Brazil’s finest authors, this is the first collection of Zulmira Ribeiro Tavares’ poetry to be translated into English.

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