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The Resource Badmen, bandits, and folk heroes : the ambivalence of Mexican American identity in literature and film, Juan J. Alonzo

Badmen, bandits, and folk heroes : the ambivalence of Mexican American identity in literature and film, Juan J. Alonzo

Label
Badmen, bandits, and folk heroes : the ambivalence of Mexican American identity in literature and film
Title
Badmen, bandits, and folk heroes
Title remainder
the ambivalence of Mexican American identity in literature and film
Statement of responsibility
Juan J. Alonzo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[book title] is a comparative study of the literary and cinematic representation of Mexican American masculine identity from early-twentieth-century adventure stories and movie Westerns through contemporary self-representations by Chicano/a writers and filmmakers."--Book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/65296872073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.M49
LC item number
A46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Badmen, bandits, and folk heroes : the ambivalence of Mexican American identity in literature and film, Juan J. Alonzo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-189) and index
Contents
Introduction : Ambivalence and contingency in the representation of Mexican identity -- The greaser in Stephen Crane's Mexican stories and D. W. Griffith's early Westerns -- Greasers, bandits, and revolutionaries : the conflation of Mexican identity representation, 1910-1920 -- The Western's ambivalence and the Mexican badman -- Stereotype, idealism, and contingency in the revolutionary's depiction -- Gregorio Cortez in the Chicano/a imaginary and American popular culture -- Reformulating hybrid identities and re-inscribing history in contemporary Chicano/a literature and film -- Epilogue : The return of the stereotypical repressed : why stereotypes still matter
Control code
312729906
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
196 p.
Isbn
9780816528684
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008729
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-085). With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)312729906
Label
Badmen, bandits, and folk heroes : the ambivalence of Mexican American identity in literature and film, Juan J. Alonzo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-189) and index
Contents
Introduction : Ambivalence and contingency in the representation of Mexican identity -- The greaser in Stephen Crane's Mexican stories and D. W. Griffith's early Westerns -- Greasers, bandits, and revolutionaries : the conflation of Mexican identity representation, 1910-1920 -- The Western's ambivalence and the Mexican badman -- Stereotype, idealism, and contingency in the revolutionary's depiction -- Gregorio Cortez in the Chicano/a imaginary and American popular culture -- Reformulating hybrid identities and re-inscribing history in contemporary Chicano/a literature and film -- Epilogue : The return of the stereotypical repressed : why stereotypes still matter
Control code
312729906
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
196 p.
Isbn
9780816528684
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008729
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-085). With dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)312729906

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