I, Carmelita Tropicana: Performing Between Cultures

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Beacon Press, 2000 - Drama - 195 pages
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Alina Troyano's one-woman shows, plays, and essays have astonished audiences and readers with their creativity, humor, and crackling political energy. I, Carmelita Tropicana offers the first comprehensive collection of her work, from "Memorias de la Revolución" (with Uzi Parnes) to "Your Kunst is Your Waffen" (with Ela Troyano).

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Carmelita Tropicana, according to writer and performer Troyano, liberates the Cuban-feminist-lesbian-performance artist from thoughts that she is otherwise too self-conscious to speak. In this book ... Read full review

Contents

The Nightmare
123
Your Kunst Is Your Waff
137
The Conquest of Mexico
173
Copyright

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About the author (2000)

Alina Troyano is an Obie Award-winning performance artist, speaker, and screenwriter. Chon A. Noriega is editor of Urban Exile: Collected Writings of Harry Gamboa, Jr.

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