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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Buena Vista in the Club: Rap, Reggaetón, and Revolution in Havana.   

Negro Soy Yo: Hip Hop and Raced Citizenship in Neoliberal Cuba

Marc D. Perry - Social Science - 2015 - 296 pages
In Negro Soy Yo Marc D. Perry explores Cuba’s hip hop movement as a window into the racial complexities of the island’s ongoing transition from revolutionary socialism toward ...
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Reggaeton

Raquel Z. Rivera, Wayne Marshall, Deborah Pacini Hernandez - Music - 2010 - 386 pages
A hybrid of reggae and rap, reggaeton is a music with Spanish-language lyrics and Caribbean aesthetics that has taken Latin America, the United States, and the world by storm ...
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Think Like Chinese

Haihua Zhang, Geoffrey Baker - Business communication - 2008 - 194 pages
Sun Zi said "know yourself and your enemy, then you will never lose a battle". Zhang and Baker say, "know the Chinese mind so you can prosper!" Think Like Chinese explains ...
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Imposing Harmony: Music and Society in Colonial Cuzco

Geoffrey Baker - History - 2008 - 308 pages
Imposing Harmony is a groundbreaking analysis of the role of music and musicians in the social and political life of colonial Cuzco. Challenging musicology’s cathedral-centered ...
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Music and Urban Society in Colonial Latin America

Geoffrey Baker, Tess Knighton - History - 2011 - 371 pages
Representing pioneering research, essays in this collection investigate musical developments in the urban context of colonial Latin America.
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The Chronicle of Geoffrey Le Baker of Swinbrook

Geoffrey Baker, David Preest, Richard W. Barber - History - 2012 - 155 pages
Geoffrey le Baker's chronicle covers the reigns of Edward II and Edward III up to the English victory at Poitiers. David Preest's new translation includes extensive notes and ...
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Realism's empire: empiricism and enchantment in the nineteenth-century novel

Geoffrey Baker - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 246 pages
If realist novels are the literary avatars of secular science and rational progress, then why are so many canonical realist works organized around a fear of that progress ...
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Realism’s Others

Geoffrey Baker, Eva Aldea - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 315 pages
For at least a century, scholarship on realist narrative, and occasional polemics against realist narrative, have assumed that realism promotes the values of sameness against ...
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The Aesthetics of Clarity and Confusion: Literature and Engagement since ...

Geoffrey Baker - Literary Criticism - 2016 - 279 pages
What should literature with political aims look like? This book traces two rival responses to this question, one prizing clarity and the other confusion, which have dominated ...
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Rhythms of Race: Cuban Musicians and the Making of Latino New York City and ...

Christina D. Abreu - Social Science - 2015 - 322 pages
Among the nearly 90,000 Cubans who settled in New York City and Miami in the 1940s and 1950s were numerous musicians and entertainers, black and white, who did more than fill ...
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