Selenidad

Author: Deborah Paredez
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822390892
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Selenidad is a provocative exploration of how commemorations of Selena reflected and changed Latinidad.

Selenidad

Author: Deborah Paredez
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
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An ethnography on the significance of Selena's afterlife for Latino identity "In this outstanding book, Deborah Paredez teaches us important lessons about the politics of Latinidad.

Selenidad

Author: Deborah Paredez
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
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Selenidad is a provocative exploration of how commemorations of Selena reflected and changed Latinidad.

Salsa Crossings

Author: Cindy García
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822378299
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In an ethnography filled with dramatic narratives, Cindy García describes how local salseras/os gain social status by performing an exoticized L.A.–style salsa that distances them from club practices associated with Mexicanness.

A World Of Its Own

Author: Matt García
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807826588
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Tracing the history of intercultural struggle and cooperation in the citrus belt of Greater Los Angeles, Matt Garcia explores the social and cultural forces that helped make the city the expansive and diverse metropolis that it is today.

Latino A Literature In The Classroom

Author: Frederick Luis Aldama
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317933974
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Alicia Arrizón reminds us of Peggy Phelan's observation that “performance's only
life is in the present,” yet Arrizón adds ... a chapter or two from Deborah Parédez's
Selenidad: Selena, Latinos, and the Performance of Memory (2009) and even ...

This Side Of Skin

Author: Deborah Parédez
Publisher: Wings Press (TX)
ISBN:
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Her voice is smart, full of surprises, a blending of old myths with new meanings, Latina rhythms and a USA American beat, Spanish and English. These are powerful mixtures... I will be listening for her poems for years."

Chicana Sexuality And Gender

Author: Debra J. Blake
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822381222
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After reading the works of Chicana writers who created bold, powerful, and openly sexual female characters, Debra J. Blake wondered how everyday Mexican American women would characterize their own lives in relation to the writers’ radical ...

The Young Lords

Author: Darrel Enck-Wanzer
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814722415
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Organized topically and thematically, this volume highlights the Young Lords’ diverse and inventive activism around issues such as education, health care, gentrification, police injustice and gender equality, as well as self-determination ...

Dissonant Divas In Chicana Music

Author: Deborah R. Vargas
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816673160
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See, for example, bell hooks, Black Looks: Race and Representation (Boston:
South End Press, 1992); Ramirez, The Woman in the Zoot Suit; Deborah Paredez
, Selenidad: Selena, Latinos, and the Performance of Memory (Durham, N.C.: ...