The politics of sentiment : imagining and remembering Guayaquil /

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Author / Creator:Benavides, O. Hugo (Oswald Hugo), 1968-
Edition:1st ed.
Imprint:Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006.
Description:xv, 185 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subject:Silva, Medardo Angel, -- 1898-1919 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Silva, Medardo Angel, -- 1898-1919.
Ethnology -- Ecuador -- Guayaquil.
National characteristics, Ecuadorian.
National characteristics, Ecuadorian.
Politics and government.
Race relations.
Social conditions.
Ecuador -- In literature.
Guayaquil (Ecuador) -- Social conditions.
Guayaquil (Ecuador) -- Race relations.
Guayaquil (Ecuador) -- Politics and government.
Ecuador -- Guayaquil.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: Print Book
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ISBN:0292712898 (alk. paper)
0292713363 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-182) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface: The Politics of Sentiment and the Nature of the Real
  • Introduction: Medardo Angel Silva and Guayaquil Antiguo at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
  • Part I. Sentiment and History
  • 1. Voces Inefables
  • 2. Sentiment, History, and Nostalgia
  • Part II. Music, Migration, and Race
  • 3. Musical Reconversion: The Pasillo's National Legacy
  • 4. The Migration of Guayaquilean Modernity: Problemas Personales and Guayacos in Hollywood
  • 5. Instances of Blackness in Ecuador: The Nation as the Racialized Sexual Global Other/Order
  • Conclusion: Guayaquilean Modernity and the Historical Power of Sentiment