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Waldomiro Freitas Autran Dourado (born 1926) is a contemporary Brazilian novelist. He was born in the state of Minas Gerais. Going against current trends in Brazilian literature, Dourado's works display much concern with literary form, with many obscure words and expressions. Minas Gerais is the setting for most of Dourado's books, resembling the early to mid-20th century Regionalist trend in Brazilian literature. Most literary critics consider Dourado's work to have similarities to Baroque literature.
Total Books: 9
In 1981, Dourado won the Goethe Prize, the important prize of Germain.In 2000, Dourado won the Camoens Prize, the most important literary prize in the Portuguese language.