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Author González, Eduardo, 1943-
Title Cuba and the tempest : literature & cinema in the time of diaspora / Eduardo González.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2006]

Author González, Eduardo, 1943-
Series Envisioning Cuba.
Envisioning Cuba.
Subject Cabrera Infante, G. (Guillermo), 1929-2005 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Benítez Rojo, Antonio, 1931-2005 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Padura, Leonardo -- Criticism and interpretation.
Cuban literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Exiles' writings, Cuban -- History and criticism.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 246 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233) and index.
Contents The star husband. The Sybil's voice (overture) -- Weariness of work inextricable (folktale) -- A fallen-from-use path taken on the outskirts of town (Cartesian miracle) -- Talking about beauty and the beast, she's both (crime scene) -- No wedding without funeral. Antonio's island (the long goodbye) -- The ugly duchess (cartoon odyssey) -- Amazon I (psycho-analysis) -- Amazon II (vertigo) -- Orpheus in Vegas (tabloid) -- Home alone -- Cuban afterlives. Romantic penmanship: Friedrich Nietzsche and José Martí in brotherly fashion -- 1989 : the year that never was.
Note Print version record.
Summary Offering an analysis of Cuban literature inside and outside the country's borders, this book looks at the work of three important contemporary Cuban authors: Guillermo Cabrera Infante (1929-2005) and Antonio Benitez-Rojo (1931-2005), who left Cuba, and Leonardo Padura Fuentes (b. 1955), who still lives and writes in Cuba.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 9780807877135 (electronic bk.)
0807877131 (electronic bk.)
0807830151 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807856835 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 82700071
Additional Format Print version: González, Eduardo, 1943- Cuba and the tempest. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2006 0807830151 9780807830154 (DLC) 2005031385 (OCoLC)62281618.

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