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Ay, Cuba!: : a socio-erotic journey, (ebook)

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Ay, Cuba!: : a socio-erotic journey
Title
Ay, Cuba!:
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a socio-erotic journey
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eng
Summary
A rare and intimate glimpse at life in Cuba at the end of the twentieth century ̀For NPR commentator Andrei Codrescu, reporting from Cuba on the eve of Pope John Paul II's 1998 visit was an opportunity to understand the realities of life in a country that has long been the subject of stereotypes and misconceptions. Following the collapse of the Soviet Union, Cuba was the last place to witness a "laboratory of pre-post-communism," as it toed the line between its socialist past and its uncertain future. ̀On the streets of Havana and the beaches of Santiago de Cuba, Codrescu met people from all walks of life-from prostitutes and fortunetellers to bureaucrats and writers-eager to share their stories. Uncensored and compassionate, his interviews reveal a world where destruction and beauty, poverty and pride exist side by side. Traveling with photographer David Graham, whose powerful images illustrate the energy pulsing through everyday life in Cuba, Codrescu captures the humanity of a nation that is lost when it's reduced to a political symbol. With the United States resuming relations with Cuba for the first time in decades,Ày,Cuba!ìs more relevant now than ever before
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Midwest
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1946-
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Codrescu, Andrei
Dewey number
972.9106/4
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Graham, David
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  • Codrescu, Andrei
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
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adult
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Ay, Cuba!: : a socio-erotic journey, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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9781504017992
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11552679
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remote
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11552679
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MWT11552679
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Ay, Cuba!: : a socio-erotic journey, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504017992
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11552679
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11552679
System control number
MWT11552679
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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