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Latin portrait an anthology. by G R. Hamilton

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Published by Nonesuch Press in London .
Written in English

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Limited edition of 1050 copies.

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Open LibraryOL18276414M

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Embracing Chicana, Cuban, Dominican, and Puerto Rican writers and writers descended from a combined U.S. and Latin American heritage, Latina literature is one of the fastest growing and most exciting fields in fiction. This literature is characterized by revisionist views of recent history, a concern with exile and borders, a blending of genres, and a complex understanding of the term feminist.   "This book is one of the most politically, socially and culturally relevant books to have ever been written about Latin America. You need to read it to truly understand the major consequences that colonialism, neo-colonialism and imperialism had (and still has) on Latin America and its people.   Immigration is the political issue at heart in a forthcoming book of portraits by George W Bush. Out of Many, One - to be published 2 March - features 43 portraits of immigrants painted by the. Latin words for portrait include effigies and imago. Find more Latin words at !

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