Book launch of The old house / Casa velha
The Old House/Casa Velha was launched at the Brazilian Academy of Letters on April 25, 2011
The book launch
Reception Hall - Brazilian Academy of Letters
Wth Alexei Bueno, poet, editor and critic who wrote a brief life of Machado for the introduction
With Daniel Senise whose cut-out profiles of the four protagonists illustrate the book
The statue of the writer, its founder, sits at the entrance to the Academy. Here I am offering the Master the first English translation of his short novel.