Handmade in Cuba : Rolando Estévez and the beautiful books of Ediciones Vigía (eBook, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Handmade in Cuba : Rolando Estévez and the beautiful books of Ediciones Vigía

Author: Ruth Behar; Juanamaría Cordones-Cook; Kristin Schwain
Publisher: Gainesville : University of Florida Press, [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"This collection is an in-depth examination of Ediciones Vigía, an artisanal press that published exquisite books crafted from simple supplies during some of Cuba's most dire economic periods. Vividly illustrated, this volume shows how the publishing collective responded to the nation's changing historical and political situation from the margins of society"--
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Genre/Form: e-books
Livres numériques
Named Person: Rolando Estévez Jordán; Rolando Estevez Jordán; Rolando Estévez Jordán
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Behar; Juanamaría Cordones-Cook; Kristin Schwain
ISBN: 1683401794 168340288X 9781683401797 9781683402886
OCLC Number: 1264668483
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xv, 190 pages) : illustrations (certaines encouleur)
Contents: Introduction / Ruth Behar --
Stories. For the Love of Beautiful Books: An Ode to the Work of Rolando Estévez for Ediciones Vigía / Ruth Behar --
Estévez Always Walking on the Grass / Nancy Morejón --
The Artist's Voice: Rolando Estévez Jordán / Interview by Juanamaría Cordones-Cook --
Estévez's Artistic Journey / Juanamaría Cordones-Cook --
Enchantments. Tracing the Tracks of Time in Natural Love: Nancy Morejón's Cántico de la huella / Gwendolyn Díaz --
¿Vigía es Elegua:? Crossing and Dwelling in Barquitos del San Juan (2007) / Kristin Schwain --
An Enchanting Exchange: The Gift Economy of Vigía Books / Erin S. Finzer --
The Brilliant Poverty of Vigía / Carina Pino Santos --
Histories. Vigía Iconography and the Construction of a Cuban Identity / Kim Larson --
Between Wonder and Resonance: Ediciones Vigía and the Archives of the Special Period in Cuba / Elzbieta Sklodowska --
Vigía and theCuban Nation / William Luis.
Responsibility: edited by Ruth Behar, Juanamaría Cordones-Cook, andKristin Schwain.

Abstract:

"This collection is an in-depth examination of Ediciones Vigía, an artisanal press that published exquisite books crafted from simple supplies during some of Cuba's most dire economic periods. Vividly illustrated, this volume shows how the publishing collective responded to the nation's changing historical and political situation from the margins of society"--

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