skip to content
Dance between two cultures : Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Dance between two cultures : Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States

Author: William Luis
Publisher: Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2001, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk edView all editions and formats
Summary:

An exploration of Latino-Caribbean literature written in the United States. Writers whose works are examined include: Julia Alvarez; Judith Ortiz Cofer; Victor Hernandez Cruz; Franklin Gutierrez;  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Luis
ISBN: 0826513956 9780826513953
OCLC Number: 50068104
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 1997.
Description: xxii, 352 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Setting new roots: Latino Caribbean literature in the United States --
Puerto Rican American poetry: street rhythms and voices of the people --
Puerto Ricans in New York: memoirs of Bernardo Vega and Piri Thomas's Down These Mean Streets --
Cuban American poetry: the Cuban American divide --
Master codes of Cuban and Cuban-American culture: Oscar Hijuelos's The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love and Cristina Garcia's Dreaming in Cuban --
Dominican American poetry: culture in the middest --
Search for identity in Julia Alvarez's How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents --
Postmeditation on Latino, race, and identity.
Other Titles: Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States
Responsibility: William Luis.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

In Dance Between Two Cultures, William Luis has created a field of study. This book will be the cornerstone of a new discipline.--Roberto Gonzalez Echevarraa Dance Between Two Cultures provides an Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50068104> # Dance between two cultures : Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "50068104" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Place/nashville> ; # Nashville
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/tnu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807113> ; # American literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/minorities_in_literature> ; # Minorities in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_west_indian_american_authors> ; # American literature--West Indian American authors
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/ethnic_groups_in_literature> ; # Ethnic groups in literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807268> ; # American literature--West Indian American authors
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_west_indian_american_authors_history_and_criticism> ; # American literature--West Indian American authors--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Place/west_indies> ; # West Indies.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1243265> ; # West Indies
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807134> ; # American literature--Caribbean American authors
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915988> ; # Ethnic groups in literature
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101049> ; # American literature--20th century--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> ; # Intellectual life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_caribbean_american_authors> ; # American literature--Caribbean American authors
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/intellectual_life> ; # Intellectual life
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/810.9868729/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1023274> ; # Minorities in literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916067> ; # Ethnicity in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/caribbean_americans_intellectual_life> ; # Caribbean Americans--Intellectual life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_caribbean_american_authors_history_and_criticism> ; # American literature--Caribbean American authors--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature> ; # American literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/ethnicity_in_literature> ; # Ethnicity in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/west_indian_americans_intellectual_life> ; # West Indian Americans--Intellectual life
    schema:alternateName "Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States" ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st pbk ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32052289> ; # William Luis
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "Setting new roots: Latino Caribbean literature in the United States -- Puerto Rican American poetry: street rhythms and voices of the people -- Puerto Ricans in New York: memoirs of Bernardo Vega and Piri Thomas's Down These Mean Streets -- Cuban American poetry: the Cuban American divide -- Master codes of Cuban and Cuban-American culture: Oscar Hijuelos's The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love and Cristina Garcia's Dreaming in Cuban -- Dominican American poetry: culture in the middest -- Search for identity in Julia Alvarez's How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents -- Postmeditation on Latino, race, and identity."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/629624> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Dance between two cultures : Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States"@en ;
    schema:productID "50068104" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50068104#PublicationEvent/nashville_vanderbilt_university_press_2001_1997> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Agent/vanderbilt_university_press> ; # Vanderbilt University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780826513953> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50068104> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Agent/vanderbilt_university_press> # Vanderbilt University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Vanderbilt University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Place/west_indies> # West Indies.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "West Indies." ;
    schema:name "West Indies" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature> # American literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_caribbean_american_authors> # American literature--Caribbean American authors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature--Caribbean American authors"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_caribbean_american_authors_history_and_criticism> # American literature--Caribbean American authors--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh97005628> ;
    schema:name "American literature--Caribbean American authors--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_west_indian_american_authors> # American literature--West Indian American authors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature--West Indian American authors"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/american_literature_west_indian_american_authors_history_and_criticism> # American literature--West Indian American authors--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95000386> ;
    schema:name "American literature--West Indian American authors--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/caribbean_americans_intellectual_life> # Caribbean Americans--Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85020278> ;
    schema:name "Caribbean Americans--Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/ethnic_groups_in_literature> # Ethnic groups in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethnic groups in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/ethnicity_in_literature> # Ethnicity in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethnicity in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/intellectual_life> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/minorities_in_literature> # Minorities in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Minorities in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/629624#Topic/west_indian_americans_intellectual_life> # West Indian Americans--Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85146174> ;
    schema:name "West Indian Americans--Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101049> # American literature--20th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature--20th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1023274> # Minorities in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Minorities in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1243265> # West Indies
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "West Indies" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807113> # American literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807134> # American literature--Caribbean American authors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh97005628> ;
    schema:name "American literature--Caribbean American authors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807268> # American literature--West Indian American authors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95000386> ;
    schema:name "American literature--West Indian American authors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915988> # Ethnic groups in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethnic groups in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916067> # Ethnicity in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethnicity in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32052289> # William Luis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Luis" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Luis" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780826513953>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0826513956" ;
    schema:isbn "9780826513953" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50068104>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50068104> ; # Dance between two cultures : Latino Caribbean literature written in the United States
    schema:dateModified "2018-04-12" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.