The short story, written in the Portuguese language and reflecting Brazil's cultural history, is one of the most prolific and popular literary forms in Brazilian literature. The sheer amount of writing, attested by I ́talo Moriconi's Brazilian anthology of the best stories of the twentieth century (Os Cem Melhores Contos. 31 Aug The Oxford Anthology of the Brazilian Short Story contains a selection of short stories by the best-known authors in Brazilian literature from the late nineteenth century to the present. With few exceptions, these stories have appeared in English translation, although widely separated in time and often. Category:Brazilian short stories. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. Short stories by Brazilian writers. Pages in category "Brazilian short stories". The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).