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Criticism in the borderlands : studies in Chicano literature, culture, and ideology

Author: Hectór Calderón; José David Saldívar
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 1991.
Series: Post-contemporary interventions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Presents an anthology of Chicano literary criticism, with essays on a range of texts - both old and new - that draws on diverse perspectives in contemporary literary and cultural studies: from  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Criticism in the borderlands.
Durham : Duke University Press, 1991
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hectór Calderón; José David Saldívar
ISBN: 0822311372 9780822311379 0822311437 9780822311430
OCLC Number: 22859074
Description: xv, 289 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Narrative, ideology, and the reconstruction of American literary history / Ramón Saldívar --
The rewriting of American literary history / Luis Leal --
The theoretical subject(s) of This Bridge Called My Back and Anglo-American feminism / Norma Alacón --
Imprisoned narrative? Or lies, secrets, and silence in New Mexico women's autobiography / Genaro Padilla --
Body, spirit, and the text: Alma Villanueva's Life Span / Elizabeth J. Ordóñez --
Ana Castillo's The Mixquiahuala Letters: the novelist as ethnographer / Alvina E. Quintana --
Fables of the fallen guy / Renato Rosaldo --
The novel and the community of readers: rereading Tomás Rivera's Y no se lo tragó la tierra / Héctor Calderón --
Ideological discourses in Arturo Islas's The Rain God / Rosaura Sánchez --
Conceptualizing Chicano critical discourse / Angie Chabram --
Sites of struggle: immigration, deportation, prison, and exile / Barbara Harlow. (cont.) Chicano border narratives as cultural critique / Jóse David Saldivár --
On Chicano poetry and the political age: Corridos as social drama / Teresa McKenna --
Feminism on the border: from gender politics to geopolitics / Sonia Saldívar-Hull --
Dancing with the devil: society, gender, and the political unconscious in Mexican-American South Texas / José E. Limón.
Series Title: Post-contemporary interventions.
Responsibility: edited by Héctor Calderón and José David Saldívar ; with a foreword by Rolando Hinojosa.
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'Criticism in the Borderlands maps the significant contribution of Chicano and Chicana literary and cultural studies toward defining a culture of resistance in the United States...' --Suzanne Oboler, Read more...

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