Race, Sex, and Vengeance: Imagining Cuba's Martín Morúa Delgado

Race, Sex, and Vengeance: Imagining Cuba's Martín Morúa Delgado
Thursday, February 28, 2019 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Arvarh E. Strickland Room, Memorial Union
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Morúa Delgado was a late nineteenth-century Afro-Cuban writer and a leading political figure during the Cuban Republic.  His  novels, Sofía and La familia Unzúazo, continue the tradition of anti-slavery narrative established by Del Monte and his circle.

Presenter: Professor Conrad James, Visiting Associate Professor in World Cultures and Literatures, Department of Modern and Classical Languages, University of Houston.