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Author Branche, Jerome.
Title Colonialism and race in Luso-Hispanic literature / Jerome C. Branche.
Published Columbia [Missouri] : University of Missouri Press, 2006.
Book Cover
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 Floor3  PQ7081 .B68 2006    IN LIBRARY
  
Description x, 292 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Iberian antecedents -- Slavery and the syntax of subpersonhood -- Tez de mulato : race, writing, and the antislavery premise -- Negrism, modernism, nationalism, and a Pal├ęsian paradox -- Menegildo, Macandal, and marvelous realism : of iconicity and otherness.
Summary "Branche examines a wide variety of Latin American literature and discourse to show the extent and range of racist sentiments throughout the culture. He argues that racism in the modern period (1415-1948) was a tool used to advance Spanish and Portuguese expansion, colonial enterprise, and the international development of capitalism"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Latin American literature -- History and criticism.
Racism in literature.
Race in literature.
Slavery in literature.
Blacks in literature.
Related To Online version: Branche, Jerome. Colonialism and race in Luso-Hispanic literature. Columbia [Missouri] : University of Missouri Press, 2006 (OCoLC)607699498
Online version: Branche, Jerome. Colonialism and race in Luso-Hispanic literature. Columbia [Missouri] : University of Missouri Press, 2006 (OCoLC)608380937
ISBN 0826216137 (hard cover : alk. paper)
9780826216137 (hard cover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 62697100