Panamá: Fundación Arte y Cultura, Instituto Nacional de Cultura, 2011. First edition. Hardcover. 236p., photos, indices. New. Item #192224
With chapters on Plastic Arts, Dance, Photography, Cinema, Literature, Music and Theater, Women in the Arts of Panama in the 20th century marks a milestone in the study of Panamanian culture. Under the editorial direction and co-authorship of art historian Mónica E. Kupfer, this publication presents unpublished essays by writers and professors Julieta De Diego de Fábrega, Priscilla Filós, Carmen Linares, Ángela de Picardi, Isis Tejeira, Consuelo Tomás and Maida Watson. With more than 600 black and white and color photographs, these texts reflect the social and political circumstances of the last century and document for future generations the valuable cultural heritage of women's contributions to the plastic, performing and literary arts in Panama.