Political families : narration, memory and healing in Cristina García’s Dreaming in Cuban

Kovács, Ágnes Zsófia: Political families : narration, memory and healing in Cristina García’s Dreaming in Cuban. In: Acta hispanica. pp. 519-526. (2020)

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Abstract

The paper interprets Cristina García’s novel Dreaming in Cuban against the backdrop of contemporary multicultural identity prose by women. Against expectations about the possibility of healing and belonging in the feminine diasporic text, the novel problematizes the possibility and costs of healing, reconnecting, and reconciliation. The text represents how profoundly political and family history are interconnected on an individual level, and how the intersection of family, politics, and individual limits the scope of change for the protagonist.

Item Type: Article
Heading title: Literatura, cultura y lingüística
Journal or Publication Title: Acta hispanica
Date: 2020
ISSN: 1416-7263
Page Range: pp. 519-526
Contributors:
ContributionName
UNSPECIFIEDGarcía, Cristina
Publisher: Universidad de Szeged
Place of Publication: Szeged
Related URLs: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/71094/
DOI: https://doi.org/10.14232/actahisp.2020.0.519-526
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mexikói irodalom története - 20-21. sz.
Additional Information: Bibliogr.: p. 525-526. ; összefoglalás spanyol és angol nyelven
Subjects: 06. Humanities
06. Humanities > 06.02. Languages and Literature
06. Humanities > 06.02. Languages and Literature > 06.02.03. General literature studies
Date Deposited: 2021. Jan. 06. 08:11
Last Modified: 2021. Jan. 06. 08:11
URI: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/id/eprint/70999

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