"THE CRY OF IPIRANGA" AND THE PERSISTENCE OF THE HISTORIC TOPOS (AN UNPUBLISHED POEM BY MACHADO DE ASSIS)

WILTON JOSÉ MARQUES About the author

Abstract

This article offers a reading of a barely known poem by Machado de Assis, "The Cry of Ipiranga," published in the newspaper Correio Mercantil, in September 1856. Additionally, it addresses two chronicles that use the same historical topos of the poem, taken from History of Rome, by Titus Livius.

Keywords:
Machado de Assis; "The Cry of Ipiranga"; Chronicles; Titus Livius

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