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Translating empire : José Martí, migrant Latino subjects, and American modernities

Author: Laura Lomas
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008.
Series: New Americanists.
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Reveals how late nineteenth-century Latino migrant writers developed a prescient critique of US imperialism: a critique that prefigures many of the concerns - about empire, race, and postcolonial  Read more...

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Lomas, Laura, 1967-
Translating empire.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)649964716
Named Person: José Martí; José Martí; José Martí; José Martí; José Martí; José Martí
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Lomas
ISBN: 9780822343424 0822343428 9780822343257 0822343258
OCLC Number: 209334839
Description: xvii, 379 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Metropolitan debts, imperial modernity, and Latino modernism --
Latino-American postcolonial theory from a space in-between --
La América with an accent : North Americans, Spanish-language print culture, and American modernities --
The "evening of Emerson" : Martí's postcolonial double consciousness --
Martí's "mock-congratulatory signs" : Walt Whitman's occult artistry --
Martí's border writing : infiltrative translation, late nineteenth-century "Latinness," and the perils of Pan-Americanism --
Conclusion: Cross-pollinating "dust on butterfly's wings" : Latina/o writing and culture beyond and after Martí.
Series Title: New Americanists.
Responsibility: Laura Lomas.
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"This beautifully written and meticulously researched book significantly broadens the scope of knowledge that most U.S. Americanists will know--and will think they need to know--about Jose Marti. Read more...

 
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