The cultural environment of the fifties and sixties and its effects on João Cabral’s poetry. The conservative modernization of the country creates the beginnings of cultural industry, which allows a secondary role for literature, despite the importance of literature in the elite circles. Cabral’s poetry is a sophisticated reaction to this situation.
Organon. Porto Alegre. Vol. 15, n. 30/31 (2001), p. 265-276