By Peter Manuel,Michael Largey
The authors succinctly and perceptively situate the musical types and advancements within the context of topics of gender and racial dynamics, sociopolitical historical past, and diasporic dimensions. Caribbean Currents showcases the wealthy and numerous musics of Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Trinidad, the French Caribbean, the lesser Antilles, and their transnational groups within the usa and in other places to supply a fascinating landscape of this such a lot dynamic point of Caribbean culture.
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Caribbean Currents: Caribbean Music from Rumba to Reggae (Studies In Latin America & Car) by Peter Manuel,Michael Largey