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Carlos de Oliveira
Carlos de Oliveira published five novels and 10 collectionss of poetry during his lifetime. Usually called a neo-realist, he also shows the influence of symbolism, surrealism and cubism (the writer was also a painter). Although outside of Portugal and Brazil he is best known in France, his work has also appeared in Spain, Italy, Germany, England and the U.S.A. One of his novels Bee in the Rain, was made into a movie. The ten-poem sequence "Guernica" was featured translation chapbook in Mid-American Review. De Oliveira died in 1981.