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Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... The cult of the Virgin spread among demographically diverse, geographically dispersed nineteenth-century constituencies of the Spanish colony. In Cuba’s western region prior to abolition in 1886, black members of ethnically Lucumí cabildos (devotional societies) forged a symbolic relationship...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... In 1951–52, leaders of Cuba’s Catholic Church staged a fifteen-month-long, east-to-west nationwide pilgrimage of the Virgin’s Mambisa effigy that had been venerated by independence soldiers. The Virgin’s trek recalled key moments in Cuban history, particularly the successful 1895–98 east-to-west...
Book Chapter

By Frank Gado
Published: 01 January 1986
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9855-4
Published: 18 July 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385059-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8505-9
Published: 20 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387527
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8752-7
Published: 08 December 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376125-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7612-5
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 20 August 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382119-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8211-9
...Virgin Islands, Teuton Conquerors ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-098
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-069
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004561-092
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0456-1
Series: Dissident acts
Published: 11 March 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022909-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2290-9
Published: 14 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372851-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7285-1
Published: 04 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027157-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2715-7
... to particular terms of engagement by (re)making themselves, claiming renewed subject positions in erotic power, and reformulating racialized sexual subjectivity in and beyond the gynecological encounter. Through the lens of what it means to be a lesbian virgin, Falu establishes the language used by Black...
Series: Experimental Futures: Technological Lives, Scientific Arts, Anthropological Voices
Published: 22 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027270
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2727-0
Book Chapter

By Eunjung Kim
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373513-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7351-3
...” simplistically equate sexual oppression with lack of a sexual outlet. sex volunteer sexual services curative rape virginity the sex industry ...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005513-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0551-3
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-124
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373667-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
... This chapter examines the discursive process through which the literary elite facilitated the erasure of Dominican blackness from the Archive of Dominicanidad. Through a reading of multiple literary representations of the Galindo Virgins (1860–1940), which contradict historical documents...