TITLE

PESSOA'S "O ENCOBERTO" IN MENSAGEM: THE SEBASTIANIST FACET OF HIS OCCULTISM

AUTHOR(S)
Suárez, José I.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Romance Notes;Fall2006, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the occult beliefs of Portuguese author Fernando Pessoa and their relation to his poem "O Encoberto" found in the poetry collection titled Mansagem." The author states that Pessoa was an adherent to Sebastianism, which involves a belief in the return of Portugal's former King Sebastian to establish a utopian political system.
ACCESSION #
30103942

 

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