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LITR 252 01 (12057) /PORT350/PORT964
Machado de Assis
K. David Jackson
W 1.30-3.20 CO493 102
Fall 2017 
No regular final examination
Skills WR
Areas Hu
Permission of instructor required
Readings in translation

The place of Machado de Assis in world literature explored through close reading of his nine novels and selected stories in translation. Machado's hybrid literary world, skeptical critique of empire in Brazil, and narrative constructions.

Readings and discussion in English; reading of texts in Portuguese for Portuguese majors.