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Racial experiments in Cuban literature and ethnography

Author: Emily Maguire
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines how a cadre of writers reimagined the nation and re-valorized Afro-Cuban culture through a textual production that incorporated elements of the ethnographic with the literary.
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Maguire, Emily, 1972-
Racial experiments in Cuban literature and ethnography.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2011
(DLC) 2011018994
(OCoLC)709674061
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Emily Maguire
ISBN: 9780813040530 0813040531
OCLC Number: 757826421
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 237 pages)
Contents: Introduction: A folklore for the future: race and national narrative in Cuba --
Locating Afro-Cuban religion: Fernando Ortiz and Lydia Cabrera --
Beyond bongos in Montmartre: Lydia Cabrera and Alejo Carpentier imagine blackness --
The national art of signifyin(g): Nicolás Guillen and Lydia Cabrera --
Gender, genre, and ethnographic authority: Lydia Cabrera and Zora Neale Hurston --
Epilogue: Textual straits: race and ethnographic literature since the Cuban revolution.
Responsibility: Emily A. Maguire.

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Examines how a cadre of writers reimagined the nation and re-valorized Afro-Cuban culture through a textual production that incorporated elements of the ethnographic with the literary.

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"This original study explores the works of four of Cuba's most renowned intellectuals and the various ways they created and proposed a particular view of Cuban identity."--Choice "Maguire's lucid Read more...

 
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