Infante's Inferno by G. Cabrera InfanteInfante's Inferno by G. Cabrera Infante

Infante's Inferno

byG. Cabrera InfanteTranslated bySuzanne Jill LevineRead byJonathan Davis

Audio Book (CD) | November 15, 2016

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Hidden behind a cloak of exotic mystery, Cuba is virtually unknown to American citizens. G. Cabrera Infante - in Infante's Inferno and several of his other novels - allows listeners to peek behind the curtain surrounding this island and see the vibrant life that existed there before Fidel Castro's regime. Detailing the sexual education and adventures of the author, Infante's Inferno is a lush, erotic, funny book that provides listeners with insight into what it was like to grow up in pre-revolutionary Havana. Viewing every girl as a potential lover, and the movies as a place both for entertainment and potential sexual escapades, Cabrera Infante captures the adolescent male mindset with a great deal of fun and self-consciousness. With his hallmark of puns and wordplay - excellently translated by Suzanne Jill Levine - Cabrera Infante has hilariously updated the Don Juan myth in a tropical setting.

Guillermo Cabrera Infante was born in Gibara, Cuba in 1929. He has written novels, stories, critical essays and screenplays, and has lectured at universities throughout the world. He grew up in Cuba under the dictator Batista, knew Guevara (whom he calls Chaos Guevara) and Fidel Castro personally, and lives now in England as an exile. ...
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Title:Infante's InfernoFormat:Audio Book (CD)Dimensions:6.75 × 5.25 × 0.68 inPublished:November 15, 2016Publisher:Brilliance AudioLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1536623466

ISBN - 13:9781536623468

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