Mosaic: a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature
Volume 46, Number 1, March 2013
pp. 53-75 | 10.1353/mos.2013.0008
This essay aligns Page's representations of Brazil with modernist responses to ostensibly primitive cultures, arguing that Page participates in a version of ethnographic salvage or a recuperation of exotic cultures within an idealized, timeless state.