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Cuban theater in the United States

a critical anthology

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Published by Bilingual Press in Tempe, Ariz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American drama -- Cuban American authors,
  • Cuban American drama (Spanish) -- Translations into English,
  • Cuban Americans -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLuis F. González-Cruz, Francesca M. Colecchia, editors and translators.
    ContributionsGonzález-Cruz, Luis F., 1943-, Colecchia, Francesca.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS628.C82 C834 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1700107M
    ISBN 100927534266, 0927534274
    LC Control Number92000308


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Latner, an Assistant Professor of History at Thomas Jefferson University. The idea is to broaden the appeal of the theater beyond the usual play-going elite and keep alive the spirit of Cuban nationalism among the exile community, says Mr.

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Tempe, Ariz.: Bilingual Press, © Tempe, Ariz.: Bilingual Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Luis F González-Cruz; Francesca Colecchia. Find. Cuban missile crisis, major confrontation at the height of the Cold War that brought the United States and the Soviet Union to the brink of a shooting war in October over the presence of Soviet nuclear-armed missiles in Cuba.

The crisis was a defining moment in the presidency of John F. Kennedy. The theme of the book is that the Cuban presence has been shaped by the experience of exile. In understanding the case of the Cuban immigration to the United States, students will gain insight into the dynamics of U.S.

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Grenier. Introduction The Roaring s: The Making of an Era - Introduction. For Cuban theater in Miami, the s burst with a level of theatrical activity not seen before in any other U.S. Latino community. In addition to venues that sprung up across town, a considerable number of companies emerged - some professional, some semi-professional, but all feverishly working to propose live theater.

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