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Rumba: Dance and Social Change in Contemporary Cuba

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Using dance anthropology to illuminate the values and attitudes embodied in rumba, Yvonne Daniel explores the surprising relationship between dance and the profound, complex changes in contemporary Cuba.

From the barrio and streets to the theatre and stage, rumba has emerged as an important medium, contributing to national goals, reinforcing Caribbean solidarity, and promot
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Paperback, 208 pages
Published June 1st 1995 by Indiana University Press (first published May 1st 1995)
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