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The Resource Tex[t]-Mex : seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America, William Anthony Nericcio

Tex[t]-Mex : seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America, William Anthony Nericcio

Label
Tex[t]-Mex : seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America
Title
Tex[t]-Mex
Title remainder
seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America
Statement of responsibility
William Anthony Nericcio
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.8968/72073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.M49
LC item number
N47 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Tex[t]-Mex : seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America, William Anthony Nericcio
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-238) and index
Contents
A decidedly odd tale of what happened when Hollywood killed Vaudeville, postcards boomed, and the United States invaded Mexico -- Hallucinations of miscegenation and murder: dancing along the Mestiza/o borders of proto-Chicana/o cinema with Orson Welles's Touch of Evil -- When electrolysis proxies for the existential : a somewhat sordid meditation on what might occur if Frantz Fanon, Rosario Castellanos, Jacques Derrida, Gayatri Spivak, and Sandra Cisneros asked Rita Hayworth her name at the Tex[t]-Mex beauty parlor -- Autopsy of a rat : sundry parables of Warner Brothers Studios, Jewish American Animators, Speedy Gonzales, Freddy Lopez, and other Chicano/Latino marionettes prancing about our first world visual emporium ; Parable cameos by Jacques Derrida and, a dirty joke -- Lupe Velez regurgitated; or, Jesus's Kleenex : cautionary, Indigestion-inspiring ruminations on "Mexicans" in "American" toilets -- XicanOsmosis: Frida Kahlo and Mexico in the eyes of Gilbert Hernandez -- Conclusion(with apologies to Friedrich Nietzsche):"Have i been understood? XicanOsmosis versus the Tex[t]-Mex."
Control code
68712040
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
248 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780292714564
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2006015013
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)68712040
Label
Tex[t]-Mex : seductive hallucinations of the "Mexican" in America, William Anthony Nericcio
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-238) and index
Contents
A decidedly odd tale of what happened when Hollywood killed Vaudeville, postcards boomed, and the United States invaded Mexico -- Hallucinations of miscegenation and murder: dancing along the Mestiza/o borders of proto-Chicana/o cinema with Orson Welles's Touch of Evil -- When electrolysis proxies for the existential : a somewhat sordid meditation on what might occur if Frantz Fanon, Rosario Castellanos, Jacques Derrida, Gayatri Spivak, and Sandra Cisneros asked Rita Hayworth her name at the Tex[t]-Mex beauty parlor -- Autopsy of a rat : sundry parables of Warner Brothers Studios, Jewish American Animators, Speedy Gonzales, Freddy Lopez, and other Chicano/Latino marionettes prancing about our first world visual emporium ; Parable cameos by Jacques Derrida and, a dirty joke -- Lupe Velez regurgitated; or, Jesus's Kleenex : cautionary, Indigestion-inspiring ruminations on "Mexicans" in "American" toilets -- XicanOsmosis: Frida Kahlo and Mexico in the eyes of Gilbert Hernandez -- Conclusion(with apologies to Friedrich Nietzsche):"Have i been understood? XicanOsmosis versus the Tex[t]-Mex."
Control code
68712040
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
248 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780292714564
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2006015013
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)68712040

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