The Borders of Dominicanidad



In The Borders Of Dominicanidad Lorgia Garc A Pe A Explores The Ways Official Narratives And Histories Have Been Projected Onto Racialized Dominican Bodies As A Means Of Sustaining The Nation S Borders Garc A Pe A Constructs A Genealogy Of Dominicanidad That Highlights How Afro Dominicans, Ethnic Haitians, And Dominicans Living Abroad Have Contested These Dominant Narratives And Their Violent, Silencing, And Exclusionary Effects Centering The Role Of U.S Imperialism In Drawing Racial Borders Between Haiti, The Dominican Republic, And The United States, She Analyzes Musical, Visual, Artistic, And Literary Representations Of Foundational Moments In The History Of The Dominican Republic The Murder Of Three Girls And Their Father In 1822 The Criminalization Of Afro Religious Practice During The U.S Occupation Between 1916 And 1924 The Massacre Of Than 20,000 People On The Dominican Haitian Border In 1937 And The 2010 Earthquake In Haiti Garc A Pe A Also Considers The Contemporary Emergence Of A Broader Dominican Consciousness Among Artists And Intellectuals That Offers Alternative Perspectives To Questions Of Identity As Well As The Means To Make Audible The Voices Of Long Silenced Dominicans.The Borders of Dominicanidad

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  • Paperback
  • 288 pages
  • The Borders of Dominicanidad
  • Lorgia García-Peña
  • 20 April 2018
  • 0822362627

10 thoughts on “The Borders of Dominicanidad

  1. says:

    A must read for everybody interested in Dominican literature, history and culture A wonderful, and poignant analysis of foundational texts from the Dominican canon such as Las v rgenes de Galindo which is demystified and deconstructed to reveal how history was falsified to construct one of the founding myths of the Dominican nation Lorgia Garc a Pe a also delves deeply into ...

  2. says:

    The author demonstrates deep study of authentic resources to contradict the documented history of the Dominican Republic and the relationship, as a result, with Haiti which then relates to Dominican identity This a great resource to build a foundation of knowledge of Dominica...

  3. says:

    Informative and eye opening Dense and hard to read.

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