Poeta Manoel Bandeira (Recife)
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Freiwillige
S 08° 03.502 W 034° 52.750
25L E 292910 N 9108773
Quick Description: The statue is one of the five poet statues belonging to the city "Circuito da Poesia". It was officially set on December 27th, 2005, on Rua da Aurora, Recife.
Location: Pernambuco, Brazil
Date Posted: 11/18/2006 12:45:06 PM
Waymark Code: WMYY1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member nfa
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Long Description:
This is the statue of Manoel Bandeira, a poet, writer, literature and art critic, literature professor and translator born in Recife. He was also member of the "Academia Brasileira de Letras" (Brazilian Academy of Letters, literary non-profit society established at the end of the 19th century by a group of 40 writers and poets inspired by the Académie Française).
Location description: Rua da Aurora (St.), in front of Ginásio Pernambucano (a school)

Statue's Subject: Manoel Bandeira

Artist: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Photo of the statue with person sitting on bench next to the statue, standing next to the statue or other-wise interacting appropriately with the statue(face of person does not need to show, gps does not need to be in photo).
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