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Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391319-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9131-9
...Antonio López Enrique Patterson Black Cuban Intellectual in Cuban Miami Miami is the capital of Cuban Whiteness. It is where, in the words of the Black Cuban exile intellectual Enrique Patterson, the long-held dream of the nineteenth-century “creole sugar-plantation ruling class (la...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... 6. One Way or Another: Sara Gomez and the Cuban...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396673-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9667-3
...I Came, I Saw, I Conga'd Contexts for a Cuban-American Culture Gustavo Perez Firmat In the summer of 1990, the cover story of the June 25 issue of People magazine was devoted to Gloria Estefan, who, as you know, is the most important moving part of the Miami Sound...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...An Afro-Cuban Poet Plácido In a slave society people of color, whether slave or free, had less opportunity for literary expression. Nevertheless, one of Cuba’s great poets of the nineteenth century was the free mulatto Gabriel de la Concepción Valdés, popularly known as ‘‘Plácido...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Memories of a Cuban Girl Renée Méndez Capote The testimonial novel arose in the s as counterpart to the chronicles of the con- querors.Testimonies sought to give voice to those left out of the official documentation, the illiterate and powerless who were excluded from top-down historical...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...The First Wave of Cuban Feminism Ofelia Domínguez Navarro Another social movement that contributed to the reformist surge of the time was femi- nism. Cuban feminists of the early twentieth century sought changes in the legal sys- tem, both in terms of political rights for women—namely, the...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-048
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
....] The Cuban Counterpoint [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please refer to the print version of this title.] [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please refer to the print version of this...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War Che Guevara The Argentine-born Ernesto ‘‘Che’’ Guevara joined Fidel Castro and his fellow conspirators in Mexico where they were preparing their expedition to southeast- ern Cuba.The exiled revolutionaries (eighty-two men) set off for Cuba in...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-068
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-102
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
... VII The Cuban Revolution and the World Revolutionary Cuba played an important role on theworld stage, fora number of reasons. The revolution’s perhaps inevitable conflict with the United States and its alliance with the Soviet Union made it a...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-104
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...The Cuban Revolution and the New Left Van Gosse In Where the Boys Are: Cuba, Cold War America, and the Making of a New Left, historian Van Gosse argues that Cuba’s Revolution played an important role in the development of what came to be known as the ‘‘New Left’’ in the United States in the...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-109
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-111
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Cuban Refugee Children Monsignor Bryan O. Walsh Emigration has been a fact of life in the entire Caribbean in the twentieth century. Caribbean laborers have migrated to work on the Panama Canal, on Central Ameri- can banana plantations, and in the barrios and factories of New York and the...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-117
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
... [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please refer to the print version of this title.] Cuban Medical Diplomacy [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-122
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Colonizing the Cuban Body G. Derrick Hodge Much has been written about the discrimination and hardship experienced by Cuban homosexuals, works emphasizing that the prejudices behind this treatment reflect the tradition—sometimes myth—of both male sexual authority and of armed struggle to...
Published: 02 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383413-038
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
... Cuban Canticle in Five Parts I. ‘‘Lucy, I’m Home Believe me when I tell you that I know the sense of promise in that accent’s roar— the drama of arrival!—how intent it is on its accomplishments, its spent yet somehow infinite, simpatico...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399483-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9948-3
...Jose Quiroga Fleshing Out Virgilio Piiiera from the Cuban Closet Si pregunta por mi, traza en el suelo una cruz de silentio y de cenizas sobre el impuro nombre que padezco. -Emilio Ballngas Silence, Secret and Sex "What he wrote" said Guillermo Cabrera Infante of...
Published: 24 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393931-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9393-1
... ∂ T CUBAN HIP HOP ALL STARS Transnationalism and the Politics of Representation My Havana isn’t just beaches and palm trees Like in the videos made by...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391425-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9142-5
... Afrocuban Religion, Museums, and the Cuban Nation Lisa Maya Knauer on a sunny afternoon in January 2004 the streets of Old Havana are crowded with tourists, hustlers, and Habaneros (Havana residents...
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8