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The Black cathedral / Marcial Gala ; translated from the Spanish by Anna Kushner.

Gala, Marcial, 1963- (author.). Kushner, Anna, (translator.).

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Abington Community Library FICTION GALA (Text) 50687011690917 Stacks Checked Out 10/31/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374118013
  • ISBN: 0374118019
  • Physical Description: 209 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in Spanish in 2012 by Letras Cubanas, Cuba, as La catedral de los negros.
"A novel" --Jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"The story of an enormous cathedral constructed in a marginal, majority-black neighborhood in Cienfuegos, Cuba, told by a chorus of narrators whose sometimes conflicting, overlapping accounts knit together to form a portrait of the neighborhood and the family of outsiders whose arrival in Cienfuegos sparks a series of dramatic events"-- Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
Translated from the Spanish.
Subject: Community life > Fiction.
Cathedrals > Fiction.
Neighborhoods > Fiction.
Fate and fatalism > Fiction.
Cuba > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Spanish fiction.
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