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Expanding Contact with the Rebeh

Thomas G. Paterson

in Contesting Castro: The United States and the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195101201
eISBN:
9780199854189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101201.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The Barbudos remained in the mountain ranges and the Batista troops faltered to track them. The 26th of July Movement guerrillas slowly increased their “Free Territory” in the Oriente Province, ... More


Terrible Mood: Castro and the General Strike

Thomas G. Paterson

in Contesting Castro: The United States and the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195101201
eISBN:
9780199854189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101201.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Tensions increased in Cuba in late March and early April of that year; everybody prepared themselves for a violent showdown. Larger numbers of Latin American, European, and U.S. reporters roamed ... More


Ontology of the Son

Raul A. Fernandez

in From Afro-Cuban Rhythms to Latin Jazz

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520247079
eISBN:
9780520939448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247079.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American

The twentieth century witnessed the growth, spread, synthesis, and resynthesis of the most popular and influential genre of Cuban dance music styles, son, that went on to provide the foundation for a ... More


Regionalism and the Intersections of Race and Place in Cuba

Rebecca M. Bodenheimer

in Geographies of Cubanidad: Place, Race, and Musical Performance in Contemporary Cuba

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781628462395
eISBN:
9781626746886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628462395.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter chronicles the pervasiveness of regionalist sentiment within contemporary Cuban society. First, a genealogy of regionalism on the island from the early colonial period through ... More


“La Habana No Aguanta Más”: Regionalism in the Lyrics of Cuban Popular Music

Rebecca M. Bodenheimer

in Geographies of Cubanidad: Place, Race, and Musical Performance in Contemporary Cuba

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781628462395
eISBN:
9781626746886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628462395.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter two elaborates on the ways regionalist tensions are performed through the lyrics of Cuban popular music, and conducts textual analyses of several songs that explicitly comment upon this ... More


“Conciencia de Caribeñidad”: Regionalism, Folklore Oriental, and Santiago’S Caribbean Connection

Rebecca M. Bodenheimer

in Geographies of Cubanidad: Place, Race, and Musical Performance in Contemporary Cuba

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781628462395
eISBN:
9781626746886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628462395.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter three provides a detailed discussion of the current status of eastern Cuban folklore, both in terms of academic scholarship and performance. Because this realm of cultural production has been ... More


The Politics of Place and National Traditions: Race, Regionalism, and the Relationship between Rumba and Son

Rebecca M. Bodenheimer

in Geographies of Cubanidad: Place, Race, and Musical Performance in Contemporary Cuba

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781628462395
eISBN:
9781626746886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628462395.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The book’s final chapter returns to the relationship between eastern and western Cuba, and the discussion of regionalism more broadly. It takes up an exploration of how historic regional inequalities ... More


Why Cry? Sezen Aksu's Diva Citizenship

in The Republic of Love: Cultural Intimacy in Turkish Popular Music

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226775050
eISBN:
9780226775074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226775074.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter explores pop diva Sezen Aksu's 1995 album, Işık doğudan yükselir, Ex Oriente lux (Light from the East) in relation to the radical transformations of Turkey's neoliberal 1990s. It ... More


Men Newly Powerful: How Pueblo Politics Became a Caste War

in Rebellion Now and Forever: Mayas, Hispanics, and Caste War Violence in Yucatan, 1800-1880

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760485
eISBN:
9780804771306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760485.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the origins of the Cast War. It suggests that the uprising emerged from a series of Oriente cabals that spun out of the Mexican invasion. Hispanic bigmen, particularly ... More


Introduction

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/UPO9781846317170.002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book belongs to a series called American Tropics: Towards a Literary Geography. The series of American Tropics provides a new way to the writing of literary history. This book deals with Oriente ... 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


Josephine Herbst in Realengo 18 (1935)

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/UPO9781846317170.008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter discusses the visit of Josephine Herbst in Realengo 18. An account of Pablo de la Torriente Brau's visit to Realengo 18 is also reported. Herbst is a woman journalist and novelist from ... More


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