Amazon judge is nominated largest literature prize in Brazil

The award nominates the best books, authors and publishers of the country 29 categories.
12/10/2017 15h49 - Updated 12/10/2017 15h49
Photo: reproduction

The Amazon judge, Luís Carlos Valois, will represent the Amazon in the 29th edition of the Jabuti Award, biggest prize of Brazilian books, in the category Law. The award nominates the best books, authors and publishers of the country 29 categories. With a work entitled "The War of the Criminal Law on Drugs", the book was published by the extracted Dplácido publisher of his doctoral thesis.

Judge holder of the criminal execution of the Amazon rod, no fórum Enoch Travel, it addresses the question of the prohibition of origin to drugs and illicit substances based on their legal experience and the prison system Amazon. According to him, Brazil can not have a law that does not understand why its validity without prior study.

He says he was surprised when his publisher called the telling good news, on Tuesday (3), and that his work reached national visibility contributing in many educational institutions and in legal academia.

"The book is the first in Brazil that dissects the laws start officiating the fight against drugs, since the First International Convention in Shanghai, in China. Creating an analysis of the subject in social and political spheres ", said.

The award is expected to take place in Ibirapuera Auditorium, in Sao Paulo, no dia 30 November. The ceremony brings together the biggest names in the business, including editors, diagramadores, writers and illustrators from different categories. The award grants the first the gross amount of R $ 3,5 thousand over the statuette Jabuti, consolidating the work and the author in the hall of the highlights of the Brazilian literary production.

Headed by the Brazilian Book Chamber (CBL), the award is currently known for its range of categories and stiffness evaluation criteria. The curator of directors has acclaimed names in the fields of Literature, Humanities and Science.

Some of the names are Luiz Armando Bagolin, Eduardo Jardim, Jair Marcatti and Luis Carlos de Menezes, who is a senior professor at the Institute of Physics of the University of São Paulo and academic coordinator of the Faculty SESI / SP Education.


*** If you are in favor of a totally free and impartial press, collaborate enjoying our page on Facebook and visiting often the AM POST.


Contact Terms of use