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Gov’t Hopes to Double Number of Books Brazilians Read Annually

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The Brazilian Ministry of Culture’s Plano Nacional de Cultura (National Plan of Culture), was released on December 13 and outlined 53 goals to be achieved by 2020. The Plan, which is intended to guide the […] Read More

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Authors Tour São Paulo State to Promote Reading

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São Paulo’s State Secretary of Culture is touring several notable writers, such as Camões-awarded poet Ferreira Gullar, as well as some up-and-comers, around the state to meet readers in public libraries. The program created in […] Read More

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Passo Fundo: A Surprising City of Book Lovers in Southernmost Brazil

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Passo Fundo may be a small agricultural and cattle town of just 184,000 inhabitants in Rio Grande do Sul, the southernmost Brazilian state, but it also happens to be one of the most literate cities […] Read More

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