Crimes Against the State, Crimes Against Persons: Detective Fiction in Cuba and Mexico

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The transplanted, inherently modern detective genre serves as an especially effective lens for exposing the fissures and divergences of modernity in post-1968 Mexico and revolutionary Cuba. Combining in-depth critical analyses with the theoretical insights of current literary and cultural theory and Latin American postmodern studies, Crimes against the State, Crimes against Persons shows how the Cuban novela negra examines the Revolution through an incisive chronicle of life under a decaying regime, and how the Mexican ...

Crimes Against the State, Crimes Against Persons: Detective Fiction in Cuba and Mexico 2004, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816641352

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Crimes Against the State, Crimes Against Persons: Detective Fiction in Cuba and Mexico 2004, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816641345

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