Brazilian–French Cultural Contact in a Serial Format: The Revista Popular (Rio de Janeiro, 1859–1862)

@inproceedings{Musser2019BrazilianFrenchCC,
  title={Brazilian–French Cultural Contact in a Serial Format: The Revista Popular (Rio de Janeiro, 1859–1862)},
  author={R. dosS. Musser},
  year={2019}
}
When the Portuguese Royal family arrived in Rio de Janeiro in 1808, the capital started to be transformed into a European-style metropolis importing and interpreting cultural concepts and practices from Europe. With independence from Portugal, the literary scene also focused on creating an independent cultural and national identity. Brazilian serials reflected both trends in the nineteenth century. This chapter analyses the role of the serial Revista Popular as an example of the Brazilian… CONTINUE READING

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