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The Hour of the Star

The Hour of the Star

by Clarice Lispector

Guide Mentor

Character Role Analysis

Madame Carlota

This is how much Macabéa's life stinks. The one person who gives her any kind of hope or sense of the future is a blowsy clairvoyant named Madame Carlota. And to add insult to injury, she's totally wrong.


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