Pdf Books Gothic Geoculture ✓ Ivonne M. García – doctorio.us

Gothic GeocultureIn the nineteenth century the island of Cuba was a opular site for US travelers Dozens Of Travelogues wrote travelogues their experiences At the same time Cuban exiles living in the United States escaping from Spanish colonial repression wrote about their island and about their US experiences Within the trove of writings about Cuba in relation to slavery and a rising US empire in the region Ivonne M García?. ??s  Gothic Geoculture Nineteenth Century Representations Cuba in the Transamerican Imaginary shows how a group of writers on both sides used the language of fear to construct gothicizations of the island and of the United States through tropes of corruption doubleness and monstrosity García coins The Term “gothic Geoculture” To term “gothic geoculture” to Cuba’s identity in the nineteenth century as existing at the cro. Ssroads between colonialism slavery and transamericanity Specifically looking at A PERIOD OF COLONIAL ANXIETY BETWEEN 1830 AND 1890 period of colonial anxiety between 1830 and 1890 exposes the ways some writers code Cuba as dangerous and destructive demonstrating how these transamerican figurations created a series of uncanny simultaneities that as dangerous and destructive demonstrating how these transamerican figurations created a series of uncanny simultaneities that on and complicate the ways we understand how Cuba and the hemisphere were imagined at that time  . .


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