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Cuban literature

David William Foster

Cuban literature

an annotated bibliography

by David William Foster

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuban literature -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDavid William Foster.
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities -- vol. 511
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1521 .F694 1984, PQ7371 .F694 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 522 p. ;
    Number of Pages522
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22103368M
    ISBN 100824089030
    LC Control Number84048099

    CasaCuba has partnered with Books & Books on a contemporary Cuban literature book club aimed at celebrating the new generation of renowned Cuban writers. “CasaCuba´s inaugural partnership with Author: Florida International University. Dr. Matthew Pettway is an assistant professor of Spanish in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literature at the University of South Alabama. Dr. Pettway’s book titled “Cuban Literature in the Age of Insurrection: Manzano, Plácido and Afro-Latino Religion” was published in December by the University Press of Mississippi and engages the larger .

    Published a book about the social and cultural dimensions of the Cuban diaspora, based on a selection of papers presented at the Ninth Conference on Cuban and Cuban-American Studies at FIU. Cosponsored an international conference on Cuban literature and culture, resulting in the edited volume Reading Cuba.   Addeddate Coverleaf 0 Identifier fakebook_cuban-fake-book-vol.1 Identifier-ark ark://ts Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi

      Afro-Cuban Literature Critical Junctures. by Edward J. Mullen. or all those who are engaged in the study of African presence and contribution to Cuban and indeed Hispanic Caribbean literature, the book is an invaluable resource in the .   Reading Cuba compiles critical essays by 21 scholars specializing in Cuban culture, who invite readers to rethink and update their notions of the Cuban nation. The book brings together diverse approaches to Cuba's literary and cultural production inside and outside the island, including theater, documentary film, and the Internet.


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