Carnal Inscriptions

Spanish / American Narratives of Corporeal Difference and Disability

  • Authors
  • Susan Antebi

Part of the New Concepts in Latino American Cultures book series (NDLAC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Susan Antebi
    Pages 1-12
  3. Susan Antebi
    Pages 13-48
  4. Susan Antebi
    Pages 49-78
  5. Susan Antebi
    Pages 79-105
  6. Susan Antebi
    Pages 107-140
  7. Susan Antebi
    Pages 171-198
  8. Susan Antebi
    Pages 199-203
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 205-239

About this book


This book explores manifestations of physical disability in Spanish American narrative fiction and performance, from José Martí's late nineteenth century crónicas, to Mario Bellatín's twenty-first century novels, from the performances of Guillermo Gómez-Peña and Coco Fusco to the testimonio and filmic depictions of Gabriela Brimmer.


America fiction Narrative novel

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