The Resource Yemoja : gender, sexuality, and creativity in the Latina/o and Afro-Atlantic diasporas, edited by Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola

Yemoja : gender, sexuality, and creativity in the Latina/o and Afro-Atlantic diasporas, edited by Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola

Label
Yemoja : gender, sexuality, and creativity in the Latina/o and Afro-Atlantic diasporas
Title
Yemoja
Title remainder
gender, sexuality, and creativity in the Latina/o and Afro-Atlantic diasporas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola
Contributor
Editor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2480.Y6
LC item number
Y46 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Falola, Toyin
  • Otero, Solimar
  • ebrary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African diaspora in art
  • Afro-Caribbean cults
  • Cultural fusion and the arts
  • Goddesses in art
  • Mother goddesses
  • Orishas in art
  • Sex in art
  • Yemaja (Yoruba deity)
Label
Yemoja : gender, sexuality, and creativity in the Latina/o and Afro-Atlantic diasporas, edited by Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "Introducing Yemoja" / Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola -- Yemoja, gender, and sexuality. Invocación/Invocation "En busca de un amante desempleado / Searching for an unemployed lover" / Pedro R. Pérez-Sarduy -- "Nobody's mammy" : Yemayá as fierce foremother in Afro-Cuban religions / Elizabeth Pérez -- Yemayá's duck : irony, ambivalence and the effeminate-male subject in Cuban santeria / Aisha M. Beliso-De Jesús -- Yemayá y Ochún : queering the vernacular logics of the waters in Afro-Cuban religion / Solimar Otero -- A different kind of sweetness : Yemayá in Afro-Cuban religion / Martin Tsang -- Yemoja : divine mother and water goddess / Allison P. Sellers. Yemoja's aesthetics : creative expression in diaspora. "Yemaya blew that wire fence down" : invoking African spiritualities in Gloria Anzaldúa's Borderlands/La frontera : the new mestiza and the mural art of Juana Alicia / Micaela Díaz-Sánchez -- Dancing aché with Yemaya in my life and in my art : an artist statement / Arturo Lindsay -- What the water brings and takes away : the work of Maria Magdalena Campos Pons / Alan West-Durán -- "The sea never dies" : Yemoja, the mother-force flowing infinitely in Africana literature and cinema / Teresa N. Washington -- A sonic portrait with photos of Salvador's Iemanjá Festival / Jamie N. Davidson and Nelson Eubanks -- Yemaya offering a pearl of wisdom : an artist statement / Erin Dean Colcord
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781438448015
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CaPaEBR)ebr10792208
Label
Yemoja : gender, sexuality, and creativity in the Latina/o and Afro-Atlantic diasporas, edited by Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "Introducing Yemoja" / Solimar Otero and Toyin Falola -- Yemoja, gender, and sexuality. Invocación/Invocation "En busca de un amante desempleado / Searching for an unemployed lover" / Pedro R. Pérez-Sarduy -- "Nobody's mammy" : Yemayá as fierce foremother in Afro-Cuban religions / Elizabeth Pérez -- Yemayá's duck : irony, ambivalence and the effeminate-male subject in Cuban santeria / Aisha M. Beliso-De Jesús -- Yemayá y Ochún : queering the vernacular logics of the waters in Afro-Cuban religion / Solimar Otero -- A different kind of sweetness : Yemayá in Afro-Cuban religion / Martin Tsang -- Yemoja : divine mother and water goddess / Allison P. Sellers. Yemoja's aesthetics : creative expression in diaspora. "Yemaya blew that wire fence down" : invoking African spiritualities in Gloria Anzaldúa's Borderlands/La frontera : the new mestiza and the mural art of Juana Alicia / Micaela Díaz-Sánchez -- Dancing aché with Yemaya in my life and in my art : an artist statement / Arturo Lindsay -- What the water brings and takes away : the work of Maria Magdalena Campos Pons / Alan West-Durán -- "The sea never dies" : Yemoja, the mother-force flowing infinitely in Africana literature and cinema / Teresa N. Washington -- A sonic portrait with photos of Salvador's Iemanjá Festival / Jamie N. Davidson and Nelson Eubanks -- Yemaya offering a pearl of wisdom : an artist statement / Erin Dean Colcord
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781438448015
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CaPaEBR)ebr10792208

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