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Biblioteca digital: Historia de Cuba

Antiracism in Cuba: The Unfinished Revolution

Resumen: Analyzing the ideology and rhetoric around race in Cuba and south Florida during the early years of the Cuban revolution, Devyn Spence Benson argues that ideas, stereotypes, and discriminatory practices relating to racial difference persisted despite major efforts by the Cuban state to generate social equality. Drawing on Cuban and U.S. archival materials and face-to-face interviews, Benson examines 1960s government programs and campaigns against discrimination, showing how such programs frequently negated their efforts by reproducing racist images and idioms in revolutionary propaganda, cartoons, and school materials.

Año: 2016

Cómo citar: Benson, D. S. (2016). Antiracism in Cuba: The unfinished revolution. UNC Press Books.