Mirabal, Nancy Raquel. Suspect Freedoms: The Racial and Sexual Politics of Cubanidad in New York.

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Mirabal, Nancy Raquel. Suspect Freedoms: The Racial and Sexual Politics of Cubanidad in New York, 1823-1957. New York: New York University Press, 2017, pp. 320, 17 halftones, ISBN: 9780814761120.

This book explores Cuban racial and sexual politics in New York during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and chronicles the largely unexamined and often forgotten history of more than a hundred years of Cuban exile, migration, diaspora, and community formation. Thus, the author delves into the rich cache of primary sources, archival documents, literary texts, club records, newspapers, photographs, and oral histories to place this era within larger theoretical discussions of potential, future...

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