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Published: 11 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386919-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8691-9
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-029
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-035
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
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-039
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-044
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: The World Readers
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-033
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... agricul- ture possible in the torrid zones of the New World, because it fed the enslaved workers whose labor ran the system. The fishermen of many nations other than Basques also chased the mighty cod, leading to disputes over the various shallow parts of the Ocean where they proliferated, in particular...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-22
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... Jamaica as a land of indolence, heat, and death for whites. The image drew on and contributed to negative British interpretations of Jamaica and its white creole inhabitants. A. J., The Torrid Zone, or Blessings of Jamaica, colored aquatint (London: W. Holland, 1800). From the Harvey Cushing / John Hay...
Series: The World Readers
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-077
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... was sorely tried by fitful breezes, ocean-currents, and the torrid sun. On the 8th of September we dropped anchor in one of the beautiful har- bors of Kusaie. What a feast to our weary eyes was this gem of the Pacific, so green, so romantic, so lovely! All about us there rose abruptly hills and mountains...
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By Erica Fretwell
Published: 25 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012450-213
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1245-0
... of their own tears (a Torrid Eye, as Emily Dickinson might say). The Sugar Baby s proportions assert the black woman as a site of white consumption, the lick of the lips never far removed from the lick of the whip. But like the declaration To be free is to be sweet, the monu- ment refuses objecthood (slave...
Series: Dissident acts
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012696-163
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1269-6
...: The Caribbean is [not] now an American sea. Puerto Rico is [not] its show piece. Puerto Rican society has [not a] near- celestial privilege of free en- try into the United States, but a strategic position in the torrid zone from which 170 Coda to depose sovereignty from below.9 May the Puerto Rican Trench...
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By Ren Ellis Neyra
Series: Dissident acts
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012696-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1269-6
... recognition from Man, 8. See also individual works Subprime and the Beautiful, The, 146, 147 Susler, Jan: and the faln, 80, 164, 165; on US torture of radical women, 65, 87. See also Oneiromancer synesthesia, 1, 31 Torres v. United States, 82, 83. See also Marie Haydée Beltrán Torres, the faln torrid zone...
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By Anustup Basu
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
...; and, after a pro cess of torrid po liti cal abstraction, there had to be only one way of life for the nation. I examine the works of the phi los o pher Bimal Krishna Matilal (1935 1991) to glimpse the breathtaking range of Indic little traditions of faith, memory, and poesis that an axiomatic Hindu...