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Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385691-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8569-1
Series: Elements
Published: 04 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021841-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2184-1
Series: Elements
Published: 04 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021841-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2184-1
Series: Elements
Published: 04 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021841-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2184-1
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383222-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8322-2
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-109
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., but where highlanders also faced arduous tropical heat and disease. He ends up being recruited to stomp coca leaves, as part of the clandestine processing of cocaine paste, and consuming cocaine in order to keep up the intensive work-rhythm, before he leaves it all behind. ...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
..., with the official target of criminal activity a chimera. The analysis resonated as the local neighborhood association applied pressure on Michael Brody to close the Paradise Garage. Aware that the heating up of the real estate market made his eviction inevitable, David Mancuso began his own search for a new...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-127
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Andean mythology, the cold is associated with the virile, creative, and conquering powers of the highlands, while heat is associated with the feminine, receptive, and domesticating powers of the lowlands. Thus, an ancestral symbol surfaces unexpectedly in this contemporary anthem of youth protest. ...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
... working-class migrants from Britain died rapidly, and the colony collapsed in disaster. Stollmeyer remained in Port of Spain and gained a position as manager of an asphalt deposit in South Trinidad. He found a method to distill that heavy hydrocarbon into a light oil that would burn and generate heat. He...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
... found a method to distill that heavy hydrocarbon into a light oil that would burn and generate heat. He had at last found a reliable substitute for human bodies and a means to the paradise without labor. Yet, as Stollmeyer observed freed slaves in Trinidad, his sentiments grew racist and flipped...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
... heat. He had at last found a reliable substitute for human bodies and a means to the paradise without labor. Yet, as Stollmeyer observed freed slaves in Trinidad, his sentiments grew racist and flipped entirely: work, he now felt, did not enslave men but improved and invigorated them. His oil...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... of criminal activity a chimera. The analysis resonated as the local neighborhood association applied pressure on Michael Brody to close the Paradise Garage. Aware that the heating up of the real estate market made his eviction inevitable, David Mancuso began his own search for a new location in a less moneyed...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of the highlands, while heat is associated with the feminine, receptive, and domesticating powers of the lowlands. Thus, an ancestral symbol surfaces unexpectedly in this contemporary anthem of youth protest. The singer-songwriter Manuel Monroy Chazarreta (1961–) warmly evoked, with his distinctive empathy...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... ) to the subtropical lowlands, where land was available, but where highlanders also faced arduous tropical heat and disease. He ends up being recruited to stomp coca leaves, as part of the clandestine processing of cocaine paste, and consuming cocaine in order to keep up the intensive work-rhythm, before he leaves...