Clarice 100 Years. A Tribute to her Life and Work.
The conference Clarice Lispector 100 years featured Paulo Gurgel Valente (Lispector’s son and literary executor) and the translators Idra Novey (Princeton), Johnny Lorenz (Montclair), and Katrina Dodson Columbia) in conversation with Princeton professors Marília Librandi and João Biehl. Pulitzer Prize-winner author Jhumpa Lahiri delivered the luminous keynote address “A Five-Pointed Star for Clarice.”
Agora Clarice/ Now Clarice
The musical concert Agora Clarice/ Now Clarice with musicians/poets Beatriz Azevedo and Moreno Veloso featuresthe iconic Brazilian artist Maria Bethânia reading excerpts from Lispector’s oeuvre. Accompanied by musicians Jaques Morelenbaum (cello) and Marcelo Costa (percussion), Azevedo and Veloso present their own compositions, such as “Canto,” a partnership that opens the album A.G.O.R.A. and songs by Caetano Veloso, Oswald de Andrade, and Torquato Neto. The repertoire also includes readings of Clarice’s work by both artists and a new song created especially for the show by Beatriz Azevedo.
Last interview with Clarice Lispector, São Paulo, 1977. TV Cultura.
Interview with Paulo Gurgel Valente (Clarice Lispector’s son and literary executor). Instituto Moreira Salles.
Clarice 100 Ears. Audio-Invitation
Video and Sonic Texture by Sérgio Bairon
Voice: Marília Librandi (extracts from an interview to TV Univesp)