Abuela Chicha (Dominga Trujillo),
164, 214–15, 229
Acción Católica (Catholic Action),
144, 149, 175, 202
Afrocubanism, 11, 78–79, 107, 108f,
114–17, 141, 154, 298
Agrarian Reform Law, 195. See also
land reform
Agrupación Católica Universitaria,
147, 208, 210, 232, 313n1
ajiaco (Cuban stew), 6, 264. See also
cubanidad
Allende, Salvador, 227
Almeida, Juan, 177
Angola, 21, 26, 28, 86–88. See also
Bantú; Congo
anticlericalism, 51, 58, 71, 102–3, 121,
159
Apolonia (seer of Virgin of Charity),
38–39, 117
Appadurai, Arjun, 131
Arteaga y Betancourt, Cardinal
Manuel: and Enrique Pérez Seran-
tes, 169, 175, 189, 309n19;death of,
238, 316n2; politics and, 149, 155,
159, 166–67, 175–76, 189, 209, 211,
232,307n28; Virgin of Charity and,
138, 157, 158f
atheism, and Cubans, 142; Church’s
criticism of, 103, 200, 209; rebels
and, 178, 201; revolution and, 207,
216, 218, 228, 230, 266–67, 288,
315n30; devotion to the Virgin and,
205, 235, 241–42; 289–90. See also
anticlericalism; secularism
Auténticos (po liti cal party), 154, 162
autocensura (self- censorship), 213–14
Ave Maria, 151–53, 295, 298
Ayuntamiento (Santiago town hall),
121, 186, 193, 286, 297f
babalao, 85, 166–67, 240, 251, 264,
278–80, 303n11
Babalu- Aye, 303n4. See also Lázaro,
Saint
Bacardí, Emilio, 70–71
Bacardí family, 60, 121, 172, 213
Bacardí Rum, 121, 224
balseros, 251, 258; Virgin of Charity
and, 257f
Banes, Oriente, 105, 137, 168
Bantú, 73, 88–89, 151
Barbara, Saint, 277, Afro- Cuban devo-
tions to, 61, 75; patron of artillery-
men, 29, 188; Society of San
Benito de Palermo and, 80–81,
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