Carlos Heitor Cony

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Carlos Heitor Cony
Cony carlos heitor.jpg
Born (1926-03-14)March 14, 1926
Rio de Janeiro
Died January 5, 2018(2018-01-05) (aged 91)
Rio de Janeiro
Notable works Pessach: a Travessia
Quase Memória

Carlos Heitor Cony (March 14, 1926 – January 5, 2018[1]) was a Brazilian journalist and writer. He was a member of the Brazilian Academy of Letters (Portuguese: Academia Brasileira de Letras).[2]

Cony viewed himself as center-leftist and faced persecution under the military government in the 1960s. Four of his works were adapted to movies. He was a columnist at the Brazilian newspaper Folha de S.Paulo.[3]


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Honorary titles
Preceded by
Herberto Sales
5th Academic of the 3rd Chair
of the Braziliam Academy of Letters