Legacy, Reception, Translation; 1. Reading Guimaraes Rosa Today; by Walnice Nogueira Galvao; 2. The Reception of Rosa in France; by David Treece; 3. Rosa in Spain; by Horst Nitschack; and nine other essays; Rosa's Short Stories; 1. Exception and Literature in Rosa; by Roberto Vecchi; 2. Female Voices in Guimaraes Rosa's Work; by Cleusa Rios P. Passos; 3. Voices from the Centre and from the Periphery; by Sandra Guardini T. Vasconcelos; and three other essays; Rosa as Novelist; 1. Dialectics of Time Images in Grande Sertao: Veredas; by Vincenzo Arsillo; 2. From Machado's Irony to Rosa's Intimate Intensity; by Kathrin Holzermayr Rosenfield; 3. Voices of Violence in the Backlands; by Willi Bolle; and nine other essays; Biographical; 1. Joao Guimaraes Rosa, My Father; by Vilma Guimaraes Rosa.