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GREETINGS FROM BRASIL:
THE POSTCARD IN BRAZIL

A Portrait of Brazilian Cities
Carlos Cornejo e Jo„o Emilio Gerodetti

Sixteen concrete parabolas, reaching skyward and self-sustaining, give this modern cathedral its extraordinary shape. Writer Barros Ferreira made an  interesting comment when he saw the cathedralís framework under construction: The templeís massive frame is shaped like the poles of an Indian tent, and instead of solid walls, it will have the weightlessness of glass.