Volume 40 (Spring 2016)

Circum-Caribbean Poetics

Poéticas Circum-Caribeñas

 

 

Introductions

 Circum-Caribbean Poetics: Tracing Black Atlantic Routes in the Américas
Jana Braziel and Nicasio Urbina  

 Poéticas Circum-Caribeñas: Rastreando las raíces negras atlánticas en las Américas
Nicasio Urbina y Jana Braziel 

 

Articles

 The Nicaribbeans: African-Descended Writers in Nicaragua
María Roof  

“Follow Me” and “My Footsteps in Baraguá”: Caribbean Influences in Afro-Cuban Women’s Film and Literature
Dawn Duke 

“Give me back my black dolls”: Damas’s Aframérind’: Mapping the Trans-Caribbean, Transgender and Trans-Atlantic Other
Kathleen Gyssels 

The ‘Glocal’ Culture of Cosmopolitanism: Junot Díaz’s Characters
Fernando Valerio-Holguín 

La construcción de las mujeres en La casa de los espejos de Quince Duncan
Silvia E. Solano 

Poética de la liberación en Shirley Campbell Barr
Jorge Ramírez Caro and Silvia E. Solano   

Expanding Definitions of Caribbean Identity through Contemporary Panamanian Fiction by Melanie Taylor Herrera
Sonia Stephenson Watson   

Interview with the Nicaraguan director María José Álvarez about her Movie Lubaraun
Shelly Bromberg 

Creative Writing

The Creole Poets of Nicaragua
Carlos Castro Jo  

The Tower of the Antilles
Achy Obejas   

No Angels Died at Green Bay
Jacqueline Bishop  

Poems
Jacqueline Bishop  

Sentencia del infierno
Sophie Mariñez  

Poemas
Rito Ramón Aroche  

Selección de poemas
Caridad Atencio  

The Magical Negro Speaks
Lisa Allen-Agostini  

Selección de poemas
Fernando Valerio-Holguín   

La cripta del tesoro
Alejandro Bravo  

Selección de poemas
Reynaldo García Blanco  

Carta a mis abuelas
Shirley Campbell

Tres poemas
Rei Berroa    

Poems
Chauvet Bishop  

 

Book Reviews

Lowell Gudmundson and Justin Wolfe, eds., Blacks and Blackness in Central America
Salvador Mercado Rodríguez   


Daniel Albright, Putting Modernism Together

Julio Quintero
      

Zaira Rivera Casellas, Leer bajo la sombra del texto
Teresa Peña Jordán 

Ipek A. Celik, In Permanent Crisis
Michael Gott  

Lisa Nalbone, The Novels of Carmen Conde
Kathleen Sibbald 

Enrique García Santo-Tomás, La musa refractada
Mariona Sánchez Ruiz  




Notes on Contributors   

 

 

 

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