A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries / Edition 1

A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries / Edition 1

by Leslie Bethell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521626269

ISBN-13: 9780521626262

Pub. Date: 08/28/1998

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A Cultural History of Latin America brings together chapters from Volumes III, IV, and X of The Cambridge History of Latin America. The essays place Latin American literature, music and visual arts in historical context, from the early nineteenth century through the late twentieth century. Topics include narrative fiction and poetry; indigenous literatures and

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A Cultural History of Latin America brings together chapters from Volumes III, IV, and X of The Cambridge History of Latin America. The essays place Latin American literature, music and visual arts in historical context, from the early nineteenth century through the late twentieth century. Topics include narrative fiction and poetry; indigenous literatures and culture; the development of music, sculpture, painting, mural art, and architecture; and the history of Latin American film. Each chapter is accompanied by a bibliographical essay.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521626262
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
538
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.22(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Part I: 1. Literature, music and the visual arts, c. 1820–1870; 2. Literature, music and the visual arts, c. 1870–1930; Part II: 3. Narrative since c. 1920; 4. Poetry, c. 1920–1950; 5. Poetry since 1950; 6. Indigenous literatures; 7. Music, c. 1920–c. 1980; 8. Architecture, c. 1920–c. 1980; 9. Art, c. 1920–c. 1980; 10. Cinema; Bibliographic essays.

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