Professor of Portuguese, Spanish, and Comparative Literature at Vanderbilt University reading excerpts from his co-translation of Água Viva (The Stream of Life) and excerpts from his book Sexuality and Being in the Poststructuralist Universe of Clarice Lispector: The Difference of Desire, in English.
Professor of Anthropology at the Museu Nacional (UFRJ) reading excerpts from A Hora da Estrela (The Hour of the Star), in Portuguese.
Literary critic and Professor of Portuguese and Brazilian Literature at the Sapienza Università di Roma reading an excerpt from his essay on A hora da estrela (L´ora della stella), in Italian.
Professor of History at the Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) reading a letter from Clarice Lispector to Tânia Kauffman (Bern, 1948), in Portuguese.
Doctoral student in Spanish and Hispanic-American Literature at the Universidade de São Paulo reading excerpts from the short-story “Restos de carnaval” (“Remnants of Carnival”) from Felicidade Clandestina [Covert Joy], in Portuguese.
Writer reading excerpts from the short-story “A repartição dos pães” (“The Sharing of Loaves) from A Legião Estrangeira [The Foreign Legion], in English.