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Representations of HIV/AIDS in contemporary Hispano-American and Caribbean culture : cuerpos suiSIDAs

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Subero,Gustavo (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2014
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9781472425959
Published:
Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Limited
ISBN:
9781472425959
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, United States, Social conditions, AIDS (disease), Hispanic Americans, HIV infections
Notes:
143 p., Exploring the mechanisms and strategies used in different cultures across Hispano-America and the Caribbean to narrativise, represent and understand HIV/AIDS as a social and human phenomenon, this book examines a wide range of cultural, artistic and media texts, as well as issues of human phenomenology, to understand the ways in which HIV positive individuals make sense of their own lives, and of the ways in which the rest of society sees them.