Voices out of Africa in twentieth-century Spanish Caribbean literature / Julia Cuervo Hewitt

Author(s): Cuervo Hewitt, Julia, 1946-
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Subjects: Caribbean fiction (Spanish)--20th century--History and criticism
Caribbean literature (Spanish)--African influences
Africa--In literature
Caribbean Area--Civilization--African influences
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press, c2009
Series: The Bucknell studies in Latin American literature and theory
Bucknell studies in Latin American literature and theory
LC Classification: P, PQ
Physical Description: 402 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations 9
Acknowledgments 11
List of Abbreviations 13
Introduction. Passage to the Caribbean 17
1. Cultural Identity in Difference: Imaginary Dialogues (From Fernando Ortiz to Alejo Carpentier) 29
2. (De)Colonizing the Other: Writing as Resistance (From Lydia Cabrera's Writings to Guillermo Cabrera Infante's Tres tristes tigres [Three Trapped Tigers]) 121
3. Cimmarron: The Runaway Slave as Arch- Text 202
4. Ile-Iya-Ewelaba: Home, Mother, Monte. Rewriting the (M)Other, Postmodernity, and the Ethics of Writing (Eduardo Rodriguez Julia's Cronicas de Nueva Venecia and Zoe Valdes's Querida primer novio) 258
Notes 316
Bibliography 383
Index 399
Alternate Titles: Voices out of Africa in 20th-century Spanish Caribbean literature
Notes: LCCN: 2009011592
ISBN: 9780838757291 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0838757294 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 317288449
ISBN/ISSN: 9780838757291
0838757294