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O Santo e a Porca
Esta comédia em três atos, escrita em 1957, traz todas as características do Movimento Armorial, criado por Suassuna. Aproximando-se da literatura de cordel e dos folguedos populares do nordeste, narra a história de Euricão Árabe, um velho avarento devoto de santo Antônio que esconde em sua casa uma porca cheia de dinheiro.
Published 2002 by José Olympio
(first published 1957)
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Ariano Suassuna (born João Pessoa, 1927) is a Brazilian playwright and author. He is in the "Movemento Amorial". He founded the Student Theater at Federal University of Pernambuco. Four of his plays have been filmed and he is considered one of Brazil's greatest living playwrights. He is also an important regional writer doing various novels set in the Northeast of Brazil. He received an honorary d ...moreMore about Ariano Suassuna...