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American Baroque
  • Author : Molly A. Warsh
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2018-03-20

Pearls have enthralled global consumers since antiquity, and the Spanish monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella explicitly charged Columbus with finding pearls, as well as gold and silver, when he sailed westward in 1492. American Baroque charts Spain's exploitation of Caribbean pearl fisheries to trace the genesis of its maritime empire. In the 1500

American Baroque
  • Author : Molly A. Warsh
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018

"American baroque charts Spain's exploitation of Caribbean pearl fisheries to trace the genesis of its maritime empire. In the 1500s, licit and illicit trade in the jewel gave rise to global networks, connecting the Caribbean to the Indian Ocean to the pearl-producing regions of the Chesapeake and northern Europe"--

Melville  Mapping and Globalization
  • Author : Robert T. Tally, Jr.
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2011-10-27

In Melville, Mapping and Globalization, Robert Tally argues that Melville does not belong in the tradition of the American Renaissance, but rather creates a baroque literary cartography, artistically engaging with spaces beyond the national model. At a time of intense national consolidation and cultural centralization, Melville discovered the postnational forces

Living Architecture  Iberian American Baroque
  • Author : Yves Bottineau
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1971

Read online Living Architecture Iberian American Baroque written by Yves Bottineau, published by which was released on 1971. Download full Living Architecture Iberian American Baroque Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

Essays on the Literary Baroque in Spain and Spanish America
  • Author : John Beverley
  • Publisher : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • Release Date : 2008

The continuing importance of the Baroque in Spanish and Latin American culture.

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature
  • Author : Roberto Gonzalez Echevarría,Enrique Pupo-Walker
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1996-09-13

"Primary and vital resource for literary specialists, historians, students of all levels, and general readers interested in this period. Leading scholars write about diverse genres (narrative, essay, poetry, theater) and cultural interests and ideas (intellectual life, historiography, Viceregal culture, Mesoamerican indigenous peoples and cultures). Literature articles include analysis and discussion

Latin American Neo Baroque
  • Author : Pablo Baler
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-08-31

Pablo Baler studies the ruptures and continuities linking the de-centered dynamics of the 17thcentury to the logic of instability that permeates 20th century visual and literary production in Latin America. Bringing philosophy, literary interpretation, art criticism, and a poetic approach to the history of ideas, Baler offers a new perspective

The Spanish Baroque and Latin American Literary Modernity
  • Author : Crystal Anne Chemris,Crystal Crystal Chemris
  • Publisher : Boydell & Brewer
  • Release Date : 2020-12-21

This book aims to develop a broader view of the trajectory of Hispanic modernity, tracing a motif of recurring impasse, first seen in peninsular Baroque texts and continuing into Latin American colonial and modern literature.

The Oxford Handbook of the Baroque
  • Author : John D. Lyons
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2019

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of contents will continue to grow as additional articles pass through the review process and are added to

The Oxford Handbook of Latin American Christianity
  • Author : David Thomas Orique,Susan Fitzpatrick-Behrens,Virginia Garrard
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-10

By 2025, Latin America's population of observant Christians will be the largest in the world. Nonetheless, studies examining the exponential growth of global Christianity tend to overlook this region, focusing instead on Africa and Asia. Research on Christianity in Latin America provides a core point of departure for understanding the growth

Baroque Sovereignty
  • Author : Anna More
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-29

In the seventeenth century, even as the Spanish Habsburg monarchy entered its irreversible decline, the capital of its most important overseas territory was flourishing. Nexus of both Atlantic and Pacific trade routes and home to an ethnically diverse population, Mexico City produced a distinctive Baroque culture that combined local and

Early American Literature
  • Author : Alfred Owen Aldridge
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-14

A. Owen Aldridge shows that early American literature is not an isolated phenomenon, but one affected by the same influences which operated upon other literatures of the period. Originally published in 1982. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished

Latin American Readings for a Cultural Age
  • Author : E. Santi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-10-18

Gathered in one volume are seven of the best essays written in the last fifteen years or so by the eminent Latin Americanist Enrico Mario Santí. The essays cover a wide range of topics in Latin American poetry, narrative, film, and intellectual history and also explore Spanish Peninsular subject-matter: the

Baroque New Worlds
  • Author : Lois Parkinson Zamora,Monika Kaup
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01

Baroque New Worlds traces the changing nature of Baroque representation in Europe and the Americas across four centuries, from its seventeenth-century origins as a Catholic and monarchical aesthetic and ideology to its contemporary function as a postcolonial ideology aimed at disrupting entrenched power structures and perceptual categories. Baroque forms are

Spanish American Poetry at the End of the Twentieth Century
  • Author : Jill S. Kuhnheim
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release Date : 2004

"This is a major book for the field of contemporary Latin American poetry, original in its scope, depth, and breadth.... It is a showcase of recent currents of expression in Latin America." —Jacobo Sefamí, Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, University of California, Irvine Has poetry lost its relevance in