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In the Cold of the Malecon and Other Stories

by Antonio Jose Ponte

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Published by City Lights Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Spanish (Language) Contemporary Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Literary,
  • 1964-,
  • Ponte, Antonio Jose,,
  • Ponte, Antonio Josâe,,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCola Franzen (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8376046M
    ISBN 100872863743
    ISBN 109780872863743

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[Antonio José Ponte; Cola Franzen; Dick Cluster] -- "In these renegade stories, set in Cuba during the hard times following the collapse of the Soviet Union, people go to work only to find that their jobs no longer exist.

They joke and tell stories. In the Cold of the Malecón and Other Stories. Departing from both the utopian-political and the romantic-baroque styles of past Cuban literature, Ponte deftly sketches a picture of a contemporary Cuba that is very different from the stereotype of Caribbean life, full of.

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The first thing I had to do when I received this book was Google Malecon. Malecón is a word used in Spanish-speaking countries, and especially in nations of Latin America, for a stone-built embankment or esplanade along a waterfront/5.

Dick Cluster has translated four books for City Lights: In the Cold of the Malecón and Other Stories () by Antonio José Ponte, Frigid Tales () by Pedro de Jesus, A Corner of the World () by Mylene Fernández-Pintado, and Poso Wells () by Gabriela Alemán.

His own novels include Return to Sender (), Repulse Monkey: Book 2 in the Alex Glauberman. In the cold of the Malecón & other stories. Translators Cola Franzen, Dick Cluster. City Lights Books. ISBN Cola Franzen. Antonio José Ponte (). Tales from the Cuban empire. Translators Cola Franzen. City Lights Books.

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Despite the symbolism of the Malecon as "the last stand against the other side, the ultimate frontier," says Portocarero, "on Saturday nights we choose to.

Herman Portocarero, a former diplomat in Cuba, refers to the seaside Malecón, the wall and promenade that run along Havana’s coastline facing north toward the United States, as “the last. A fisherman takes some last minutes before a storm hits Cuba’s Malecon.

The Malecón was subdued; perhaps the storms contained the masses. Cuba is the most populated island in the Caribbean, with just over 11 million people calling the country home, and yet, on a cold and rainy February day we found pure tranquility and solitude on Havana’s Malecón.

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A comic expressionist view of contemporary Cuba slowly, slyly emerges from this unusual group of seven linked stories from the Havana poet and author of, most recently, the collection In the Cold of the Malecón ().

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