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Cubans - Museum
Luisa Perez de Zambrana, the 1837-born Cuban poet who married a man of letters, saw the lustre of her sweet homeland—her Caribbean jewel—frozen in a series of quotidian tableaux. She was intoxicated by all of it: simple houses, stills of Cuban childhood, ordinary women and men and the kinship they offered, “the church where our ageing grandmother clasped …