Augusto de Campos (born February 14th, 1931, São Paulo) is a Brazilian poet, translator, music critic and visual artist who, together with his brother Haroldo de Campos, founded the Concrete poetry movement in worldwide literature. He is also the coauthor of the essay "Teoria da Poesia Concreta" (Theory of Concrete Poetry) with Haroldo and Décio Pignatari.
As a poetry translator, Augusto specialized in working with the writings of avantgarde authors such as Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, E.E. Cummings, Russian Vladimir Mayakovsky and Khlebnikov.
His work in the music field includes the…
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