El rey de La Habana — Indent Literary AgencyIronically, the crisis suffered by the Cuban people during this period takes place amid enthusiastic slogans that continue to trumpet the original causes and resulting triumphs of the revolution, such as placards assuring passersby " Vamos bien ," even while empty shelves in stores suggest otherwise. In this fragment appears the intersection of several distinct realities: blond-haired, white-skinned, angelic-faced Cuban models, a backdrop of filth and misery, and a group of foreign tourists recording the entire scene - in other words, a site in which several distinct realities traverse. In Foucault's analysis of spaces, he focuses on the ones that "have the curious property of being in relation with all the other sites, but in such a way as to suspect, neutralize, or invent the set of relations that they happen to designate, mirror, or reflect" 6. With this in mind, Foucault elaborates on two types of spaces that fit the above description: heterotopias , a term that he coins expressly for this purpose, and utopias. They present [ If we keep in mind, then, the above passage describing Havana in Animal tropical , it seems apparent that, even though that reality might be defined as "society turned upside down," one could not consider it a utopia, at least not in a literal sense.
Pedro Juan Gutiérrez
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Recently escaped from reformatory, the free encyclopedia, young Reinaldo struggles to get by in the streets of Havana in the late 90s. En medio de lo cual somos testigos de los bajos fondos de La Habana noventera. Rating details. La hago flotar en otra galaxia" From Wikipedia.
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