ERIC Number: EJ946127
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Sep
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 24
The Great War and Remembrance in Jose Leon Machado's "Memoria das Estrelas sem Brilho"
Azevedo, Milton M.
Hispania, v94 n3 p396-405 Sep 2011
This article analyzes Jose Leon Machado's novel, "Memoria das Estrelas sem Brilho," as a multilayered historical novel in which a war story provides a background for comments on aspects of early twentieth-century Portuguese society, such as male bonding, religion, sexual mores, and social stratification. (Contains 11 notes.)
Descriptors: War, Social Stratification, Foreign Countries, Novels, Literature Appreciation, Religion, Sexuality, Males, Interpersonal Relationship, Portuguese
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Portugal