Cubanisimo: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Cuban Literature Review ✓ 2 S named for Cuban dance styles ¡Cubanísimo begins with an elegant classical danzón section that includes poems and diaries from the father of Cuban literature José Martí and Antonio Benítez Rojo’s hallucinatory story A View from the Mangrove As it moves to contemporary dances the book offers among other delights the essay by Alejo Carpentier that was the first to define magical realism; the scandalously sensual eighth chapter from José Lezama Lima’s controversial 1966.
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Cubanisimo: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Cuban Literature Review ✓ 2 ¡Cubanísimo is the first book to gather Cuban stories essays poems and novel excerpts in one volume that summarizes the richness and depth of a great national literature From the turn of the century to the present from Havana to Miami New York Mexico City Madrid and beyond the spirit and diversity of Cuban cultureconverge in one vibrant literary jam session Cristina García has ingeniously grouped her selections according to “the music of their sentences” into five section.Cristina García ¹ 2 Read & download
Cubanisimo: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Cuban Literature Review ✓ 2 Novel Paradiso; Ana Menendez’s Little Havana inspired story In Cuba I was a German Shepherd; a passage from Reinaldo Arenas’s acclaimed memoir Before Night Falls and six witty musings or mambos on language from Gustavo Pérez Firmat’s Life on the Hyphen A brilliant introduction for readers who want to explore Cuban literature as well as a collectible volume for those who love Cuba ¡Cubanísimo is a celebration of Cuban culture from the island to its farthest flung voices.
- Cubanisimo: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Cuban Literature
- Cristina García
- 05 June 2020