Table of contents for Lydia Cabrera and the construction of an Afro-Cuban cultural identity / Edna M. Rodrâiguez-Mangual.

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                 Acknowledgments ix
                 Introduction 1

                 The Point of Departure:
                 Fernando Ortiz and Afro-Cuban
                 studies 25

                 A Disarticulation of the Gaze:
                 Exploring Modes of Authority and
                 Representation in the Rhetoric of
                 Elmonte 59

                 The Death of the King:
                 Between Anthropology
                 and Fiction 99

                 The Anthropologist's Exile:
                 Nation and Simulacrum 133

                 Notes 169
                 Bibliography 175
                 Index 195


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Cabrera, Lydia Contributions in Cuban ethnology, Cuba Civilization African influences, Blacks Cultural assimilation Cuba, Blacks Cuba Ethnic identity, Blacks Cuba Folklore