Ruy Castro

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Ruy Castro: Journalist and Writer

Ruy Castro (born 26 February 1948, in Caratinga) is a Brazilian author and journalist. In 1996 he was a co-winner of the Prêmio Jabuti. He is known for his writings concerning Bossa nova[1] and for his biographies, profiling figures such as Garrincha,[2] Nelson Rodrigues and Carmen Miranda.[3]

Published works[edit]

Adaptations and anthologies[edit]

  • Mau-Humor: Uma antologia definitiva de citações venenosas;
  • Contos de Estimação;
  • Querido Poeta: Correspondência de Vinicius de Moraes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brazil imagined: 1500 to the present by Darlene Joy Sadlier pgs 206,323, 325-326
  2. ^ Lacey, Josh (August 14, 2004). "Lost Boys". The Guardian. Retrieved October 9, 2013.
  3. ^ Thompson, Daniella (January 18, 2006). "Why did she do it?". Retrieved October 9, 2013.
  4. ^ "Prêmio Jabuti - 1996". cbl.org.br. 2011. Archived from the original on 24 August 2011. Retrieved 12 July 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. ^ "Prêmio Jabuti - 2006". premiojabuti.com.br/. 2006. Retrieved April 19, 2015.