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Martí

Gerald E. Poyo

in Exile and Revolution: Jose D. Poyo, Key West, and Cuban Independence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049182
eISBN:
9780813050027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049182.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

José Martí first visited Key West in late 1891 and found a well organized community with long experience and tradition of nationalist activism led by a cadre of committed, experienced, and skilled ... More


José Martí at Vega del Jobo (1895)

in Cuba's Wild East: A Literary Geography of Oriente

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317484
eISBN:
9781846317170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317170.004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter sets the war diary of José Martí alongside the exile poems of his most famous predecessor as a Cuban poet, José María Heredia, alongside the work of the indigenista movement known in ... More


José Martí, the United States, and Race

Anne Fountain

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049748
eISBN:
9780813050447
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049748.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book provides a comprehensive analysis of José Martí’s writing about race and ethnic groups and of the influence of his life in the United States (1880–1895) on these topics. Separate chapters ... More


Hemispheric Parallax: South America and the American South

Paul Giles

in The Global Remapping of American Literature

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691136134
eISBN:
9781400836512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691136134.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines how the contours of American literature have changed over time by focusing on the shifting geospatial dynamics associated with the American South. In particular, it juxtaposes ... More


Martí and Race, an Overview

Anne Fountain

in José Martí, the United States, and Race

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049748
eISBN:
9780813050447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049748.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter two provides an overview of José Martí’s writing on race and what notable historians and critics have written about Martí and racial issues. It offers brief historical background on ... More


The Global Taste for Queer

Hiram Pérez

in A Taste For Brown Bodies: Gay Modernity and Cosmopolitan Desire

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479818655
eISBN:
9781479846757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479818655.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

This chapter situates Tomas Gutiérrez Alea’s film Fresa y chocolate (1993) next to José Martí’s essay, “Nuestra America” (1891), in order to explore the entanglements of race and sexuality in each ... More


The Experience of Civic Conscience: Designs for the Monumento a Martí

Timothy Hyde

in Constitutional Modernism: Architecture and Civil Society in Cuba, 1933-1959

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678105
eISBN:
9781452947938
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678105.003.0008
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural History

This chapter discusses the design of the Monumento a Martí. The monument was the belated result of Presidential Decree No. 1631 of June 2, 1937, which created the Comisión Central Pro-Monumento a ... More


Pragmatic Pluralism, Multiculturalism, and the New Hispanic

José Medina

in Pragmatism in the Americas

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233670
eISBN:
9780823241804
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233670.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Drawing on American and Latin American philosophers such as John Dewey, Alain Locke, and José Martí, this chapter articulates a thoroughgoing pluralistic view of ethnic identity in general and of ... More


Revolution

Gerald E. Poyo

in Exile and Revolution: Jose D. Poyo, Key West, and Cuban Independence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049182
eISBN:
9780813050027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049182.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

During the eighties, Key West was the most important center for organized nationalist activism and established a distinct and radical revolutionary identity and ideology. Key West Cubans debated how ... More


Exile and Revolution: Jose D. Poyo, Key West, and Cuban Independence

Gerald E. Poyo

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049182
eISBN:
9780813050027
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049182.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Key West’s importance to the career of Cuba’s national hero José Martí and other prominent independence leaders is well recognized, but less understood was the community’s distinctive ideological ... More


Cuba's Most Universal Man

Anne Fountain

in José Martí, the United States, and Race

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049748
eISBN:
9780813050447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049748.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter one is an introduction to Martí’s life that describes his childhood experiences with slavery in Cuba and how those experiences affected him. It also describes his early writing in relation to ... More


Introduction

Emily Greenwood

in Afro-Greeks: Dialogues between Anglophone Caribbean Literature and Classics in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199575244
eISBN:
9780191722189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575244.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This introductory chapter outlines the role that ancient Greece and Rome — as both cultural ideals and antitypes — have played and continue to play in the construction of Caribbean cultural identity ... More


A fragile and beautiful world: the northern borderland and the 1937 massacre

Maria Cristina Fumagalli

in On the Edge: Writing the Border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381601
eISBN:
9781781382349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381601.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter discusses texts that shed light on one of the most traumatic events in the history of Hispaniola: the 1937 massacre of Haitians and Haitian–Dominicans living in the Dominican borderland. ... More


Saxon Eyes and Barbaric Souls: Responses to the American Annexation of the Philippines in Europe and Latin America

Susan K. Harris

in God's Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898-1902

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199740109
eISBN:
9780190252823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199740109.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter briefly surveys European responses to annexation and then looks at the ways in which Latin Americans constructed their own national identities in opposition to the white Protestant ... More


Beginnings

Jesse E. Hoffnung-Garskof

in Racial Migrations: New York City and the Revolutionary Politics of the Spanish Caribbean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691183534
eISBN:
9780691185750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183534.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter focuses on the early lives of three of the key personalities in this book. The first of these is Rafael Serra, cigar maker, poet, and politician. The second is Gertrudis Heredia de ... More


Community

Jesse E. Hoffnung-Garskof

in Racial Migrations: New York City and the Revolutionary Politics of the Spanish Caribbean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691183534
eISBN:
9780691185750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183534.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter explores the immigrant social network—the community—within which the unusual intellectual projects and political alliances created by Rafael Serra, the Bonillas, Sotero Figueroa, and ... More


ImagiNations from a History of Space to a History of Movement: Cuba between Island-World and World of Islands

Ottmar Ette

in Postnational Perspectives on Contemporary Hispanic Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054940
eISBN:
9780813053356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054940.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter provides a postnational perspective on Cuban history, culture, and its literature, from the moment of its invention until the Castro era. Many of our theories and epistemologies are ... More


The Public Square

Jesse E. Hoffnung-Garskof

in Racial Migrations: New York City and the Revolutionary Politics of the Spanish Caribbean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691183534
eISBN:
9780691185750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183534.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter shows how José Martí's former students frequently built explanations of their participation in his movement and of his unique qualities as a leader around descriptions of Thursdays at La ... More


/ Apparitions of Africa: Leoncio Evita's When the Combes Fought and José Martí's “Our America”

Adam Lifshey

in Specters of Conquest: Indigenous Absence in Transatlantic Literatures

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823232383
eISBN:
9780823241187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823232383.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, American Colonial Literature

The Spanish-American War of 1898, despite the hyphen and implied dialectic, was never simply a matter involving two nations and a particular year. It was a global conflict from the very beginning, ... More


Conclusion

Maria A. Windell

in Transamerican Sentimentalism and Nineteenth-Century US Literary History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198862338
eISBN:
9780191894886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862338.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

Transamerican Sentimentalism concludes by returning to the 1880s and exploring how the mode translates not only across the US–Mexico border but also through language. The coda juxtaposes an 1878 ... More


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