Situating Salsa: Global Markets and Local Meanings in Latin Popular Music / Edition 1

Situating Salsa: Global Markets and Local Meanings in Latin Popular Music / Edition 1

by Lise Waxer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815340206

ISBN-13: 9780815340201

Pub. Date: 04/01/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Situating Salsa offers the first comprehensive consideration of salsa music and its social impact, in its multiple transnational contexts.  See more details below

Overview

Situating Salsa offers the first comprehensive consideration of salsa music and its social impact, in its multiple transnational contexts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815340201
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Series:
Perspectives in Global Pop Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsix
Prefacexi
Part ILocating Salsa
1.Situating Salsa: Latin Music at the Crossroads3
2.Is Salsa a Musical Genre?23
3.Salsa and Socialism: Dance Music in Cuba, 1959-9951
4."Cha-Cha with a Backbeat": Songs and Stories of Latin Boogaloo75
5.Salsa Romantica: An Analysis of Style101
Part IIPersonalizing Salsa
6.La Lupe, La India, and Celia: Toward a Feminist Genealogy of Salsa Music135
7.El Hombre que Respira Debajo del Agua: Trans-Boricua Memories, Identities, and Nationalisms Performed through the Death of Hector Lavoe161
8.Memoirs of a Life in Salsa187
9.Poncho Sanchez, Latin Jazz, and the Cuban Son: A Stylistic and Social Analysis201
Part IIIRelocating Salsa
10.Llego la Salsa: The Rise of Salsa in Venezuela and Colombia219
11.Se Prohibe Escuchar "Salsa y Control": When Salsa Arrived in Buenaventura, Colombia247
12.The Making of a Salsa Music Scene in London259
13.Salsa No Tiene Fronteras: Orquesta de la Luz and the Globalization of Popular Music289
Glossary313
Contributors321
Index325

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