The Portable Island
Cubans at Home in the World
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Portable Island by Ruth Behar
Book DescriptionThis is a lyrical and timely collection that explores the meaning of home and identity for Cubans living on the island, as well as for those in far-flung locations around the globe.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780230604773
(229mm x 152mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 14-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ruth Behar
Traveling Heavy, Paperback (August 2014)
In Ruth Behar's intimate, unconventional memoir, poignant memories of growing up as an immigrant child come together with reflections on being a traveling anthropologist who cherishes the kindness of strangers.
Portable Island, Hardback (November 2008)
This is a lyrical and timely collection that explores the meaning of home and identity for Cubans living on the island, as well as for those in far-flung locations around the globe.
Woman in Her Garden, Paperback (November 2002)» View all books by Ruth Behar
A selection of work from all phases of this important Cuban poet's career.
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Author Biography - Ruth Behar
RUTH BEHAR is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Michigan, USA. LUC?A M. SUAREZ is Associate Professor of Spanish at Amherst College, USA.
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