RCI pays Tribute to the Symbolist Poet Camilo Pessanha

Date of publication: 09/05/2019
Type: Publication

To mark the 150th anniversary of Pessanha’s birth, Review of Culture, International Edition, includes a compilation of articles devoted to the Portuguese writer. It gathers talks presented during a celebration ceremony at the Geography Society of Lisbon (Sociedade de Geografia de Lisboa), as well as other works by dedicated scholars.

Camilo Pessanha, who lived in Macao from 1894 to 1926, remains one of the greatest exponents of Portuguese literature. Throughout the years, Review of Culture has paid particular attention to the poet, including in 1991, when RC launched a thematic issue (English edition, September1990-Februrary1991 Nº11/12) on Pessanha’s acclaimed work Clepsydra on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of its publication.

Review of Culture,International Edition (RCI),published by the Cultural Affairs Bureau and edited by the Centre for Macau Studies of University of Macau, is available for purchase at the Cultural Plaza, Archives of Macao and Kun Iam Ecumenical Centre, at the updated price of MOP150, effective as of this issue. For more information, please contact: publications@icm.gov.mo.