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A gay Cuban activist in exile

Rafael Ocasio

A gay Cuban activist in exile

Reinaldo Arenas

by Rafael Ocasio

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arenas, Reinaldo, -- 1943-1990 -- Political and social views,
  • Arenas, Reinaldo, -- 1943-1990 -- Last years,
  • Arenas, Reinaldo, -- 1943-1990 -- Sexual behavior

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRafael Ocasio.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7390.A72 Z823 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17848902M
    ISBN 109780813030890
    LC Control Number2007004260

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In his book, A Gay Cuban Activist in Exile, Ocasio explores Arenas's bold criticism of the Castro regime, including his fierce advocacy of homosexuality and his willingness to alienate Latino and Latin American audiences in order to remain true to his self-proclaimed identity.

As much literary biography as interpretation, A Gay Cuban Activist in Exile also reveals that Arenas disguised and misused his criminal conviction in Cuba as a homosexual pederast, and discusses Arenas's posthumously published autobiography, Before Night Falls, which documents the last, HIV-positive years of his esteindesign.xyz by: 5.

Get this from a library. A gay Cuban activist in exile: Reinaldo Arenas. [Rafael Ocasio] -- Between Reinaldo Arenas's arrival in the United States in and his suicide a decade later, the Cuban exile produced his most mature writing, a prolific body of work that Rafael Ocasio places at.

Apr 25,  · Of particular note is the lexical segue that takes place in Ocasio’s book. I do not know A gay Cuban activist in exile book the use of gay in the title was a marketing decision, because in the actual body of the text, queer is what is at issue, as in chapter 4, “The Sexual Life of a Queer Activist.” This segue is in line with the complexity of Arenas’s queerness.

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His book, Latin American Culture and Literature (Greenwood Press, ), offers a historical and critical view of the development of key literary movements in Latin America from the Conquest to contemporary authors of international fame. Gay Cuban Activist in Exile: Reinaldo Arenas examines Arenas's prolific writing (fiction and critical.

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This category has. In Castro's Daughter: An Exile's Memoir of Cuba, Alina Fernández, daughter of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, offers the reader a unique perspective on her father's three decades of rule over the Caribbean nation. Hers is an unflinching, brutally honest account that recognizes Castro's successes but does not shy away from his excesses, failures 4/5(1).

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Rafael Ocasio is a Charles A. Dana Professor of Spanish at Agnes Scott College and the author of two books about the Cuban dissident writer Reinaldo Arenas: Reinaldo Arenas: Cuba’s Political and Sexual Outlaw () and A Gay Cuban Activist in Exile (). His most recent book, Afro-Cuban Costumbrismo: From Plantations to the Slums ( About the author Rafael Ocasio is Charles A.

Dana Professor of Spanish at Agnes Scott College and the author of two books about Reinaldo Arenas, Cuba’s Political and Sexual Outlaw and A. Silvia Pedraza is Professor of Sociology. This research project has been supported by the American Sociological Association's Fund for the Advancement of the Discipline () and by the University of Michigan's Horace H.

Rackham School of Graduate Studies' Faculty Grant and Fellowship (). Sep 16,  · Afro-Cuban Costumbrismo expands the idea of what texts constitute Costumbrismo and debunks the traditional notion that this writing reveals little about the Afro-Cuban experience.

The result is a novel examination of how white writers' representations of black culture heavily inform our current understanding of nineteenth-century Afro-Cuban. Who Killed JFK. Anti-Castro Cubans. ByCuban exiles bitterly opposed to Castro were frustrated by the Kennedy administration.

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An internationally recognized center for advanced studies and a national model for public doctoral education, the Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in. Afro-Cuban Costumbrismo expands the idea of what texts constitute Costumbrismo and debunks the traditional notion that this writing reveals little about the Afro-Cuban experience.

The result is a novel examination of how white writers' representations of black culture heavily inform our current understanding of nineteenth-century Afro-Cuban. CUBAN EXODUS [one version -- emphasis on Exile groups] [REF: binder part 5] CUBAN EXILE ACTIVIST AND TERRORIST ORGANIZATIONS.

FOREWORD. Due to the fact that since there have been hundreds of Cuban exile organizations in existence, and since that time many of those organizations have disbanded or ceased to exist, this study will.Jun 16,  · Perhaps in a signal of Cuban exiles’ diminishing influence over national policy, Mr.

Trump did not change the rules for Cuban exiles to visit the island, nor did he cap the amount of money.Reinaldo Arenas (July 16, – December 7, ) was a Cuban poet, novelist, and playwright known as an early sympathizer, and later critic of Fidel Castro and the Cuban Revolution, and a rebel of the Cuban esteindesign.xyz: poetry, novel, drama.