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Searching for recognition : the promotion of Latin American literature in the United States

Author: Irene Rostagno
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997.
Series: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 72.
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"Significant book for history of Latin American literature in English-language translation. Focusing on Waldo Frank's contributions, Rostagno chronicles changing North American attitudes toward Latin American literature. Other chapters deal with Blanche and Alfred Knopf, the serial El Corno Emplumado, the impact(s) of the Cuban Revolution, and the Center for Inter-American Relations. The take of any 'promotion,'  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rostagno, Irene.
Searching for recognition.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997
(OCoLC)606113852
Named Person: Waldo David Frank; Waldo Frank
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irene Rostagno
ISBN: 0313298696 9780313298691
OCLC Number: 34772219
Description: xvi, 159 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Waldo Frank's Crusade for Latin American Literature --
Ch. 2. Blanche and Alfred Knopf's Literary Roundup --
Ch. 3. The Plumed Horn/El Corno Emplumado: The Spell of Cuba in the 1960s --
Ch. 4. Casa de las Americas and the Center for Inter-American Relations: Competing for Latin American Literature.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 72.
Responsibility: Irene Rostagno.
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This work focuses on the efforts of American publishers, critics, editors and writers who brought recognition to Latin American writing, and explores their roles in its promotion and reception.  Read more...

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