Category Archives: Caribbean & Latin American

Lusosex: Gender And Sexuality In The Portuguese-Speaking

Fernando Arenas

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.29 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

But the overall sound—better recorded, as studio technology improved—was, like the songs, 'tougher.' The massed horns of ska mostly disappeared; they would return when Reggae went international in the late 1970s. The pilot project focused on two high-risk neighborhoods in Choloma and La Ceiba and provided support to the Honduran Social Investment Fund to implement sub-projects in 14 neighborhoods using a participatory methodology.

Violet Island and Other Poems (Green Integer)

Reina María Rodríguez

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.44 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Video/C MM406 Describes the military assistance and training that the United States provides to Latin American countries at the U. Vono at vonoa@fiu.edu for more information or to register. There is a hurricane season every year in the Caribbean from June 1st to November 30th; however it is possible for hurricanes to occur outside this period. Nearly a quarter of Hispanic adults in the United States were raised Catholic but have since left the faith (24%), while just 2% of U.

Golden UFOs: The Indian Poems: Los ovnis de oro: Poemas

Ernesto Cardenal

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.32 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

At least one-in-five Catholics in the Dominican Republic (36%), Honduras (26%), Guatemala (23%), Nicaragua (23%), Venezuela (22%), Panama (21%) and Colombia (21%) say they have been present for an exorcism. These people are catching a ride on a dump truck to get where they want to go. Uso de materiales de multimedia como CD, mp3, o página web. In the field of transport, the countries have given priority to forming multimodal networks to provide better link-ups among land, river, maritime and air transport routes, facilitate the cross-border transit of individuals, vehicles and freight and help to boost trade and investment in the region as a whole.

Cláper (Jewish Latin America series)

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.34 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures. Many features of Jamaican architecture are a result of the devastating earthquake and fire that destroyed much of Kingston and the surrounding areas in 1907. She also undertook investigations, worked in an editorial capacity for local human rights groups and compiled the Nicaragua country commercial reports for the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU).

In Place of Gods and Kings: Authorship and Identity in the

Cynthia L. Stone

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.72 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Arguably his best book, it tells the story of a mixed-blood child who is rescued by his African father after his white mother has been murdered by the Mau Mau. (The child is unaware of his relationship to his father.) Reid uses their situation, their oneness as prey for the leopard (the father has been wounded), to explore political, social, racial, and familial issues in an inspired poetic prose. Fundado em 1961, desde seu início nosso Centro tem se distinguido nacionalmente por seus programas acadêmicos, projetos de investigação colaborativa e interdisciplinar e excelência dos seus professores e alunos.

Soundings in French Caribbean Writing 1950-2000: The Shock

Mary Gallagher

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.92 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Provide business leadership to the region based on a results driven approach for achieving sales, profit and development goals.... Africans and Indians, despite having historically been kept apart as a matter of colonial divide and rule politics, nevertheless interacted with one another (Reddock104). Special occasions, such as the marriage of a cacique, were appropriate times for these dances. Cuban gains independence from Spain; United States takes control of Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Phillippines. 1901: Platt Amendment to Cuba's new constitution gives the U.

Latin American Women and the Literature of Madness:

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.29 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In reality, life out at sea was far from fun; risks were everywhere, both from being killed by other buccaneers or illness on the ship. Latin American countries generally have extreme inequality between a small wealthy elite and a large poor majority.� Poverty in Latin America is grinding, especially in Caribbean countries such as Haiti.� Most poor Latin Americans work in the informal sector of the economy that is not monitored, regulated or taxed by governments.� Women especially, who tend to earn less than men, have less education and are discouraged from working outside the home, are more likely to engage in informal sector work such as street vending or garbage picking.� While measures within or among individual countries vary, compared to other less developed countries Latin American states generally enjoy higher life expectancies, better overall health and higher literacy rates.

French and West Indian: Martinique, Guadeloupe, and French

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.19 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Perhaps the most commonly expressed feeling about the political scene by the average Jamaican is a feeling of helplessness in the face of entrenched political interests. Shaker Dyal Sharma to Arrival Day in 1995 (proclaiming “India has not forgotten you”) 9 and the exiled Prince of Libya, Idris Al-Senussi to Emancipation Day ceremonies in 1996. Jamaica Journal 3, no. 2 (1969): 21-24.. "Rex Nettleford Talks to Shirley Maynair Burke About Islands."

Nationalism and Identity: Culture and the Imagination in a

Stefano Harney

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.59 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Improvements have indubitably been made since Jamaicans began governing themselves: the question is, how far-reaching have these improvements been? Hall, Stuart. “Cultural Identity and Diaspora.” Colonial Discourse and Post-Colonial Theory. The formal period of mourning, for instance, most commonly nine days and nights, has several customs associated with it. The region is characterized by growing heterogeneity in the income-generating strategies of rural poor households. Edna Manley did not hold her first solo exhibition in Jamaica until 1937.

C. L. R. James: A Critical Introduction

Aldon Lynn Nielsen

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.56 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

This process took many years as composers searched for a way to transform merengue from a rural folk form to urban salon music. Painter Ricardo Wilkins and sculptor Christopher Gonzales also returned. In Ruby King, ed., Institute of Education Annual, pp. 43-58. Revealing the widespread impoverishment resulting from these debts, the film transports viewers to Argentina, South Africa, and the Philippines, where essential services have been sacrificed in order to repay these illegitimate loans.