Chicana O And Latina O Fiction

Author: Ylce Irizarry
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252098072
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The result is the creation of new memory. This reformulation of cultural membership unmasks the neocolonial story and charts the conscious engagement of cultural memory.

The Chicano Latino Literary Prize An Anthology Of Prize Winning Fiction Poetry And Drama

Author: Stephanie Fetta
Publisher: Arte Publico Press
ISBN: 1611923034
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FROM A POETICS OF CONTESTATION TO AN AESTHETIC OF AGENCY The
early Chicano Movement produced literary texts that tended to respond to issues
of social and political oppression, of the reality of poverty, and of the desire to
assert the paradigm of Chicano as a modality of social rehabilitation. Over the
twenty-five years included in the anthology, we read of these concerns that have
come to characterize what is thought of as Chi- cana/o and Latina/o (hereafter C/
L) ...

Show And Tell

Author: Karen Christian
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826318312
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Through the analysis of nine recent Latina/o novels, Karen Christian melds the theory of "performativity" with the latest scholarship on ethnicity and ethnic literature to create a framework for viewing identity as a continuous process that ...

Brown Gumshoes

Author: Ralph E. Rodriguez
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292774559
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In this book, the first comprehensive study of Chicano/a detective fiction, Ralph E. Rodriguez examines the recent contributions to the genre by writers such as Rudolfo Anaya, Lucha Corpi, Rolando Hinojosa, Michael Nava, and Manuel Ramos.

A User S Guide To Postcolonial And Latino Borderland Fiction

Author: Frederick Luis Aldama
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292784333
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Until the 1980s many Chicano authors were one way or another directed to
publish in magazines and journals. Editors considered Chicano authors unskilled
in the ways of the more “sophisticated” novel and so encouraged them to write
and publish the lesser art of the short story. (See Mary Louise Pratt's “The Short
Story: The Long and Short of It.”) The net effect was that the few Chicano/Latino
authors publishing in the early twentieth century wrote short fiction, and their work
 ...

Latino Los Angeles In Film And Fiction

Author: Ignacio L—pez-Calvo
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816529261
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3 Gendered and Nationalistic Anxieties The inability of masculine cultural
discourses thus far to portray Chicana urban identities, restricting them to the
narrow private sphere of home, derives, in my view, from the threat to the
Chicano "family romance" that her presence represents. — Rosa-Linda Fregoso,
in Cool Chuca Style In Latino Los Angeles's cultural production social anxieties
are defined, for the most part, along "racial," ethnocultural, and class lines. Male-
authored novels ...

Chicano Detective Fiction

Author: Susan Baker Sotelo
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786482375
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The 21 whodunits of Hinojosa, Rudolfo Anaya, Lucha Corpi, Michael Nava and Manuel Ramos are closely studied in this groundbreaking work. The models, both contemporary and Romantic, of this relatively new Chicano genre are first discussed.

Altermundos

Author: Cathryn Josefina Merla-Watson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780895511638
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As the first collection engaging Chicana/o and Latina/o speculative cultural production, Altermundos: [email protected] Speculative Literature, Film, and Popular Culture provides a comprehensive alternative to the view of speculative fiction as a ...