Collection CHC5403 - Julio Rodríguez-Luis Papers

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Julio Rodríguez-Luis Papers


  • 1966-1998 (Creation)


1 Box

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Julio Rodríguez-Luis (b. 1937) is a Cuban writer and literature scholar. In exile in the United States, Rodríguez-Luis was a professor of Spanish literature at several universities, including State University of New York Binghamton and the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, specializing in Caribbean literature and translations of Spanish texts.

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The Julio Rodríguez-Luis papers contain correspondence from Roberto Fernández Retamar of Casa de las Américas in Havana, Cuba to Cuban exile Spanish literature scholar Julio Rodríguez-Luis (b. 1937). The letters and faxes discuss their work as writers and scholars. The correspondence also details Casa de las Américas projects with Cuban writers on the island.

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The correspondence is arranged chronologically.

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This collection is open for research.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact for more information.

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  • Spanish

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Gift of Julio Rodríguez-Luis, 2014.

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