Holding a not-so-generous contract proposal, the Pernambucan maestrina Carmen Pontes, founder of the Orquestra de Frevo 100% Mulher, refused to agree to a new show. She wouldn’t conduct close to 30 […]
It was in her youth that the environmentalist Irle Firmo, now 75 years old, had her first contact with brazilwood (pau-brasil). The one who showed her the species, native to the […]
Apple Brasil launched an iPhone 7 Plus ad, inspired by Olinda’s Carnival.
1534: According to the Carta de Doação which passed through D. João III, the captaincy of Pernambuco would extend between the São Francisco and the Iguaraçu rivers, covering the entire […]
TV presenter Angélica (wife of also-presenter Luciano Huck) spent close to one month between December and January taping some episodes of her program Estrelas, in Pernambuco. Some have landed on Youtube, […]
In this first episode of special reports about cinemas, get to know the history and memory of these places of leisure and encounters that used to make up part of […]
Collections hundreds of years old are being digitized in Pernambuco’s largest libraries as a way of preserving history and facilitating public access. Works of literature that are so rare that […]