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The portable island : Cubans at home in the world / edited by Ruth Behar and Lucía M. Suárez
Alternate Title Cubans at home in the world
1st ed
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  F1760.5 .P67 2008    DUE 09-03-14 OFF CAMPUS
Subject(s) Cubans -- Foreign countries
Exiles -- Cuba
Physical Description xvi, 258 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references
Contents Wherever that may be / Richard Blanco -- I will die in Paris in the sudden rain / Veronica Perez Konina -- Exile and bougainvillea / José Kozer -- The land is in me / Damaris Calderón -- Notes on the movement of trains in Germany / Carlos Aguilera Chang -- Easter Sunday and Lake Waban: two poems / Nancy Morejón -- Avon calling / Nely Galán -- They took me to the movies while my mother packed her bag and other poems / Rolando Estevéz -- Other roads to Santiago and other poems / Laura Ruiz Montes -- "That's my theme: the human adventure" an interview with Ena Lucía Portela / Iraida H. López -- From Havana to Mexico City: generation, diaspora, and borderland / Rafael Rojas -- Josefina the traveler: ceremony for a desperate actress (monologue) / Abilio Estévez -- Letter to Enrique Sainz, or, on imaginary conversions / Jorge Luis Arcos -- In the middle of nowhere / Nara Araújo -- The woman who wanted bridges / Ruth Behar -- Piedra Jaimanitas / Rosa Lowinger -- Going home via Africa and Cayo Hueso / Alan West-Durán -- Writing from Babylon / Pedro Pérez Sarduy -- The convergence of time: being Cuban in the present tense / María de los Angeles Torres -- Citizen of a certain world / Karla Suárez -- My repeating island / Gustavo Pérez Firmat -- A Cuban Dorothy / Eliana Rivero -- Becoming Cuba-Rican / Jorge Duany -- Crossing borders: notes on forgetting / Mabel Cuesta -- Cuba in my heart: a geo-emotional condition / Lucia M. Suárez -- Waiting / Ruth Behar -- Gerundios para la espera (verbs for waiting): a visual coda / Rolando Estévez
Series New concepts in Latino American cultures
Alternate Author Behar, Ruth, 1956-
Suárez, Lucía M

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