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AFAM 741 01 (12125) /HSAR777
Mambo in the Media, 1949–2011
Robert Thompson
Th 3.30-5.20 LORIA 358
Fall 2013 
 
The impact of a midcentury dance on novels, films, aesthetic criticism, photography, and painting from 1949 to 2011. Discussion includes the novels of Jack Kerouac, Carlos Fuentes, and Gonzalo Martré; the films of Almodóvar and Fellini; and the history of mambo dance in Havana, Mexico City, New York, Tokyo, and London.