The author recoups with much ability the speech ' ' iridescent 2 ' ' of the northeastern. A regional type that ' ' nasce' ' of a eugenista speech, en vogue, that it looked for to naturalize the behaviors and values of the northeastern; antropogeogrfico speech that it looked to explain the physical characteristics, the subjective traces and the cultural codes of the northeastern as product tipificado for /de the particular nature of the region; of a speech literary intellect/that the northeastern drew as that one that partilhava of the superiority of the forts, feared, capable of everything, brave, courageous in a region that until the woman is ' ' male yes senhor' ' ; of a speech that if valley of a series of enunciated images and that constituam previous the regional types as sertanejo, the brejeiro, the praieiro, the cattle tender, the colonel, Mr. of device, the caboclo, matuto, devout and the retirante; at last, of traditionalistic or regionalistic speeches that locate I speak it as significant central office in the form of being of the northeastern. ' ' Thus, the figure of the northeastern who emerges, in the Twenties, goes to agenciar all a gallery of regional types or social types marked by an agricultural life, a traditional sociability, and, above all, drawn with marks masculinos' ' (P. 227). Durval Muniz de Albuquerque Jnior presents a work of much value for sciences human beings and the studies of sort and cultural history in Brazil. But, also, of equal importance for the current society that still if comes across with hierarchic and different relations between sorts, etnias and generations, of some form we continue reiterating old practical speeches and. Durval Muniz looks for to desconstruir the speeches that had invented this society ' ' falocrata' ' , the author contributes thus with a work that helps to think and to see those that had been congregated under the term of northeasterns and that region that was assigned as Northeast of plural form.
This work has for main objective the analysis, under a perspective of sort, of the historical construction and cultural of the identity of the northeastern such which still today is transmitted in them (Magic Twine, Net Globe, etc.): ' ' goat macho' ' , ' ' goat of peste' ' , symbol of the virility and the force, ' ' valento' ' , brave, among others One consists, also, as intention of the author of desconstruir this image that comes being drawn and redesigned for an extensive cultural and intellectual production since the start of century XX. 1 Academics of 5 Semester of the course of Histria/UNEMAT/CCERES. Special topic, history and sort. 2 Adjective of two sorts whose colors are of rainbow or that it reflects these colors