Portugal in an Uproar Over Pessoa's Papers
from The Independent (UK):
"Portugal angry over sale of papers 'vital to nation's literary heritage'," by Elizabeth Nash in Madrid
"A row has broken out in Portugal's literary world over plans by heirs of the nation's most famous modern poet, Fernando Pessoa, to auction his unpublished manuscripts and letters.... Pessoa's nephews favour selling the material, piece by piece. Scholars say that would make a definitive study of the poet's unpublished work impossible."
More on Fernando Pessoa:
Our introduction, Fernando Pessoa – Poet as Poetry
His poem "Autopsychography" in one of its many, many English translations
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