A Common Journey

Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre
French writers and philosophers, Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre strolling on Copacabana beach in Rio, September 21, 1960.

On September 2, 1960, Jean Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir landed at Congonhas airport, in Sao Paulo on an ivitation by Jorge Amado. The couple visited Recife, Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Araraquara, Fortaleza and the Amazon.