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Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... The rebel victory of January 1, 1959, was heralded by spontaneous celebrations of huge crowds in Cuba’s streets, and photographs of these events of public jubilation became iconic images of the “victory of the revolution.” Frequent rallies in public plazas and streets to hear Fidel Castro’s...
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384182-068
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8418-2
Series: Chronicles of the New World Encounter
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399285-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9928-5
Published: 16 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395072-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9507-2
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399278-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9927-8
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390114-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9011-4
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... Argentine bicentennial embodied commemorative practices public sphere national identity Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo ...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... The ambulantes march on the plaza to demand their rights to sell on the streets. Meanwhile, conflicts emerge in the two federations. protest rights social movements ethnography writing ...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... These remarks were given on April 1, 2015, to about one thousand students, faculty, and others gathered in front of Duke Chapel to express their outrage over a racial incident—a rope noose found hanging in a tree on the Bryan Center Plaza. history of lynching racism 2015 ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
...Revolutionary Streets, 1959–1998 The rebel victory of January 1, 1959, was heralded by spontaneous celebrations of huge crowds in Cuba’s streets, and photographs of these events of public jubilation became iconic images of the “victory of the revolution.” Frequent rallies in public plazas...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-128
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... working women of Aymara descent who dress up in their finery for this urban outing. After an arduous week of labor, Sunday in the park or plaza is a chance to meet a suitor, stroll at leisure with women friends, or picnic with family. ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... XVI’s 2012 visit to Cuba to celebrate the four-hundredth anniversary of the finding of the Virgin’s effigy occasioned public Masses in the revolutionary plazas of Santiago and Havana. Memorable utterances and performative gestures from previous street events form a ritual repository from which public...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... and political ethos that emerged in that context critically probed reified signifiers of collective identity. Argentine bicentennial embodied commemorative practices public sphere national identity Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo ...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
..., remained convinced of disco’s viability and argued that he could make money selling 75,000 to 100,000 records if he had “a tight deal.” Meanwhile, the dregs of the disco industry convened at the Century Plaza, Los Angeles, to attend the seventh Billboard Disco Forum in February 1980. The conference also...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., written in broken Spanish and sent to Father Ro-mualdo D’Ambrogi, reflects both his respect for the Franciscans and his conviction that Apiaguaiqui was sent by God. With the defeat at Kuruyuki shortly thereafter, Ayemoti and another close collaborator were executed in the plaza of the Santa Rosa mission. ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-054
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... In the midst of the political campaign for the congressional elections of 1874, the lawyer and congressman Andrés Ibáñez confronted his rival in the central plaza of Santa Cruz, taking off and throwing to the ground his frock coat and shoes in a profoundly symbolic gesture to identify himself...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-133
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... it was negotiating and to apply a state of siege and lethal force to block the movement. However, widespread anger over government recalcitrance and repression galvanized the social movement. Tens of thousands of people, led by audacious young “water warriors,” seized effective control of the streets and plazas...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... public sphere national identity Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... campaign for the congressional elections of 1874, the lawyer and congressman Andrés Ibáñez confronted his rival in the central plaza of Santa Cruz, taking off and throwing to the ground his frock coat and shoes in a profoundly symbolic gesture to identify himself with the common people who were called...