Landless Voices -> Sights & Voices -> By categories -> Culture: Canon of …

English | Português

The Sights and Voices of Dispossession: The Fight for the Land and the Emerging Culture of the MST (The Movement of the Landless Rural Workers of Brazil)


English (mude para Português)

This page:

Emerging culture by categories -> Culture: Canon of exclusion 10 resources (Cultural categories devised by & © Else R P Vieira)

    resource: 1 of 10    Next

This resource is also listed in:

Children's drawings
Culture: The revision of history


Panel by the EJA group
(Adair Barbosa, Altamiro da Silva, Bernardo Oliveira, Cleusa Batista Martins, Dolores Muller, Eutália Pinheiro Rodrigues, Jone da Silva, Jesus Biran, João R. Maciel, João S. F. Silva, José Arnildo, Leni S. da Silva, Lurdes Wagi, Nativa F. da Silva, Norolé Pinheiro Rodrigues, Otacílio da Rosa Rodrigues, Paulo M. da Silva, Perceval Xavier da Silva, Roseli Antunes Cavalli e Lanice Pedó) Reproduced with the permission of the MST, São Paulo


An Indian shedding tears of blood
(On the right, the Portuguese caravels are arriving. In the centre, occupying all of the map of Brazil, is the face of an Indian shedding tears of blood.)

Size of next image is

A full size image is available (the file size is 33446 Bytes)

Children's drawings : Organized by Else R P Vieira. Translation © Thomas Burns.


November 2002

Resource ID:


Children's drawings
Presented in 3 national contests. The Brazil we want: their life projects arising from the experience of dispossession and of a contingent life; Brazil, how old are you?: their revision of official historiography. Happy Birthday, MST: the impact of the Movement on their lives.
Else R P Vieira

See also: Drawings of the Landless Children: History under Revision

		to Queen Mary University Of London welcome page

Landless Voices hosted by the
School of Languages, Linguistics and Film
Queen Mary University Of London, UK

Project Director & Academic Editor: Else R P Vieira
Web Site Producer: John Walsh
Web Site created: January 2003
Last updated: November 18th 2014