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              Books in the Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures series

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              The Modern Spanish Canon: Visibility, Cultural Capital and the Academy
                

              The Modern Spanish Canon: Visibility, Cultural Capital and the Academy (Hardback)

              Edited by Davis, Stuart; Usoz de la Fuente, Maite

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              In recent years, interdisciplinary and comparative outlooks, greatly facilitated by the advent of new technologies, have transformed the discipline of Spanish Studies, leading to a re-evaluation of its scope and boundaries.

              ISBN 9781781885291
              Publisher Legenda
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              Naturalism Against Nature: Kinship and Degeneracy in Fin-de-siecle Portugal and Brazil
                

              Naturalism Against Nature: Kinship and Degeneracy in Fin-de-siecle Portugal and Brazil (Hardback)

              By Bailey, David J.

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              Querying the widespread view that Naturalist literatures reinforced widespread prejudices, David J. Bailey charts their playful travels around the Lusophone world, where a perceived breakdown of family, nation and empire both confirmed and threatened the authority of European 'sc...ience'.
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              ISBN 9781781885246
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              Reprojecting the City: Urban Space and Dissident Sexualities in Recent Latin American Cinema
                

              Reprojecting the City: Urban Space and Dissident Sexualities in Recent Latin American Cinema (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hoff, Benedict

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              Reprojecting the City takes a radical new look at the cinematic city through a queer perspective from the global south. Hoff shows how recent Latin American films rework our understandings of urban space and disrupt 'Western' imaginations of city life and sexuality in the majorit...y world.
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              ISBN 9781781883303
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              Bodies of Disorder: Gender and Degeneration in Baroja and Blasco Ibanez
                

              Bodies of Disorder: Gender and Degeneration in Baroja and Blasco Ibanez (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Murphy, Katharine

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              Discourses of degeneration (social, political, medical) peaked in the 1890s across Europe, and posited the moral and biological decline, even sterility, of European nations. In early twentieth-century Spain, the novels of Pio Baroja and Vicente Blasco Ibanez both assimilated and ...subverted cultural myths of degeneration.
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              ISBN 9781781884058
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              Contemporary Galician Women Writers
                

              Contemporary Galician Women Writers (Hardback)

              By Barbour, Catherine

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              Galician literature has historically played an integral role in the consolidation of Galician identity. Yet female novelists writing in Galician have only managed to achieve visibility in the Galician cultural sphere as recently as the turn of the twenty-first century.

              ISBN 9781781888230
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              The Marvellous and the Miraculous in Maria de Zayas
                

              The Marvellous and the Miraculous in Maria de Zayas (Hardback)

              By Berg, Sander

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              Maria de Zayas y Sotomayor (Madrid, 1590-1647?) was one of the few secular women writers of her age and enjoyed great popularity. Her novellas abound with miracles, disembodied voices, premonitory dreams, deals with the Devil, sorcery and witchcraft.

              ISBN 9781781888278
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              The Rise of Spanish American Poetry 1500-1700: Literary and Cultural Transmission in the New World
                

              The Rise of Spanish American Poetry 1500-1700: Literary and Cultural Transmission in the New World (Hardback)

              Edited by Casal, Rodrigo Cacho; Choi, Imogen

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              Early modern Spanish American poetry (c. 1500-1700) is a fascinating but little-studied aspect of Hispanic colonial culture. Spanish American poetry was transmitted in material ways, not simply as an intellectual and literary phenomenon.

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              Pepetela and the MPLA: The Ethical Evolution of a Revolutionary Writer
                

              Pepetela and the MPLA: The Ethical Evolution of a Revolutionary Writer (Hardback)

              By Rothwell, Phillip

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              In this wide-ranging study of Angola's most acclaimed author, Pepetela (b 1941), Phillip Rothwell interrogates a symbiotic and fraught relationship with the MPLA, the author's prescient critiques of the changes (and continuities) in Angola's political direction, and his ambiguous... compromises made as a writer and militant.
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              ISBN 9781781887219
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              The Novels of Carmen Laforet: An Aesthetics of Relief
                

              The Novels of Carmen Laforet: An Aesthetics of Relief (Hardback)

              By Wells, Caragh

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              Carmen Laforet (Barcelona 1921 - Madrid 2004) was one of Spain's most significant writers of the post-civil war period, but a primarily historical approach to reading her work may have distorted our understanding. In this book, Wells argues that the five major novels need to be r...ead as a collective meditation on the subject of relief.
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              ISBN 9781781885253
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              Photographing the Unseen Mexico: Maya Goded's Socially Engaged Documentaries
                

              Photographing the Unseen Mexico: Maya Goded's Socially Engaged Documentaries (Hardback)

              By Gasiorowski, Dominika

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              Over the years, Mexico's photographic appeal has been created and sustained by many acclaimed photographers, both native and foreign to the country. Maya Goded (1967-), an acclaimed Mexican documentary photographer, shows a unique awareness of this visual heritage by representing... communities with very little or no visual presence in her work.
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              ISBN 9781781887950
              Publisher Modern Humanities Research Ass
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