Carnival and National Identity in the Poetry of Afrocubanismo

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"Traces the ways that Cuban poets dealt with issues of national identity, reflected in their views of Afrocubanismo, often in response to historical changes in public and official opinions on the most visual manifestation of Afro-Cuban culture: carnival."--Choice "Uncovers a wealth of literary texts, primarily poems, that chart the impact of las comparsas, Afro-Cuban festival dances, on mainstream Cuban life. . . . Investigates the ways in which the relationship between racial and ethnic divisions, and between castes and ...

Carnival and National Identity in the Poetry of Afrocubanismo 2017, University Press of Florida

ISBN-13: 9780813054728

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Carnival and National Identity in the Poetry of Afrocubanismo 2011, University Press of Florida

ISBN-13: 9780813035581

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