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Planet/Cuba: Art, Culture, and the Future of the Island

by Rachel Price

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A thoughtful account of the rapid changes in culture and art that have taken place after Castro relinquished power in Cuba.
( hope they don't get rid of those wonderful cars though!)
This digital copy was given to me by the publisher via Netgalley in return for an honest unbiased review. ( )
  Welsh_eileen2 | Jan 23, 2016 |
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"Cuba has changed significantly in recent years, from seemingly minor allowances (such as the introduction of cell phones) to large-scale economic revisions. At the same time, many other changes unrelated to the political leadership of the island have changed everyday life in Cuba, from environmental challenges to new forms of consumption. Planet/Cuba examines how art and literature have responded to a new moment at once more globalized and less exceptional, more concerned with local quotidian worries than international alliances; more threatened by the devastations of planetary capitalism and climate change than by the vagaries of the nation's government"--… (more)

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