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Cantos to Blood & Honey - Adrian Castro

Cantos to Blood & Honey

Paperback Published: 1st September 1997
ISBN: 9781566890670
Number Of Pages: 160

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A rhythmic debut poetry collection powered by the pulse of the Caribbean, Cantos to Blood & Honey presents a synthesis of Afro-Caribbean, Hispanic, and North American mythology, language, and aesthetics. Adrian Castro, an Afro-Latino performance poet, explores within this dance issues of migration, cultural continuity, memory, and history.
Articulating the search for a cohesive Afro-Caribbean-American identity, Castro honors myth on one hand and history on the other. He addresses the migratory experience from Africa to the Caribbean to North America and the eventual clash of cultures. Meanwhile, a section of prose poems deals with ancestors past and present.

ISBN: 9781566890670
ISBN-10: 1566890675
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 1st September 1997
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.71 x 15.24  x 1.22
Weight (kg): 0.25