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Author Williams, Claudette.

Title The devil in the details : Cuban antislavery narrative in the postmodern age / Claudette M. Williams
Published Kingston, Jamaica : University of the West Indies Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (x, 206 pages)
Contents "Pig-rearing peasants turned marquises and counts" : Félix Tanco y Bosmeniel's Petrona y Rosalía -- "Plumbing the murky depths" : Anselm Suárez y Romero's Francisco -- Crossed ideological lines : Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda's Sab -- Antislavery narrative with a costumbrista twist : Francisco Calcagno's Romualdo, uno de tantos -- "With all due respect" : postmodern parody, drama and antislavery politics in Antonio Zambrana's El negro Francisco -- Enslaving the enslaver : tragedy, irony and dialogism in Cirilo Vallaverde's Cecilia Valdés
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-196) and index
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Subject Cuban literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Slavery in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1461906792 (electronic bk.)
9781461906797 (electronic bk.)