ICAA Researcher: Elza Barbosa×
  • [Letter] 1937 June 9, São Paulo, Brasil [to] Luiz da Câmara Cascudo
    Andrade, Mário de, 1893-1945
    In this letter, the writer Mário de Andrade critiques the researcher Luiz da Câmara Cascudo’s articles about folklore. He notes, however, the latter’s rigorous, scientific approach to the subject. The letter mentions (though not explicitly) [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1084833

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    Andrade, Mário de, 1893-1945
    This document is a reply by Mário de Andrade to the poet Carlos Drummond de Andrade, dated November 22, 1924. In it, de Andrade voices his opposition to what he considers to be the false binomial that distinguishes national from universal criteria, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 782800

  • Estatutos da Sociedade de Etnografia e Folclore
    These are the statutes of the Sociedade de Etnografia e Folclore (SEF, established in the state of São Paulo). The statutes define the mission of the Society: “to guide, encourage, and communicate ethnographic, anthropological, and folkloric [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1083656

  • Estética suburbana
    Machado, Antônio de Alcântara, 1901-1935
    The writer Antonio de Alcântara Machado discusses the city of São Paulo, which in his opinion, “is an aesthetic-urban disaster.” He comments on “the bad taste” of the city’s sculptures and monuments, making just one exception in the case [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780786

  • O congresso internacional de folclore
    Miranda, Nicanor
    The author discusses the conclusions of the CIF (Congrès International de Folklore), held in Paris in 1937, and reviews Brazilian participation in the event. He mentions the congratulatory words expressed by André Varagnac, the assistant curator of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1083911