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The Resource Velvet barrios : popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities, edited by Alicia Gaspar de Alba ; foreword by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto

Velvet barrios : popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities, edited by Alicia Gaspar de Alba ; foreword by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto

Label
Velvet barrios : popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities
Title
Velvet barrios
Title remainder
popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alicia Gaspar de Alba ; foreword by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
305.3886872073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New directions in Latino American cultures
Label
Velvet barrios : popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities, edited by Alicia Gaspar de Alba ; foreword by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • A Chicana hagiography for the twenty-first century : Ana Castillo's Locas santas / Rita Cano Alcalá -- In search of the authentic pachuco : an interpretive essay / Arturo Madrid -- The "macho" body as social malinche / Gabriel S. Estrada -- Deconstructing the mythical homeland : Mexico in contemporary Chicana performance / Laura Gutiérrez -- A poverty of relations : on not "making familia from scratch," but scratching familia / Ralph Rodríguez -- "Tanto tiempo disfrutamos ..." : revisiting the gender and sexual politics of Chicana/o youth culture in East Los Angeles in the 1960s / Dionne Espinoza --
  • The verse of the godfather : signifying family and nationalism in Chicano rap and hip-hop culture / Richard T. Rodríguez -- Revisiting the Chavez ravine : baseball, urban renewal, and the gendered civic culture of postwar Los Angeles / Eric Avila -- La quinceañera : making gender and ethnic identities / Karen Mary Davalos -- Only cauldrons know the secrets of their soups : queer romance and Like water for chocolate / Miguel A. Segovia --
  • Cruising through low rider culture : Chicana/o identity in the marketing of Low rider magazine / Denise Michelle Sandoval -- Rights of passage : from cultural schizophrenia to border consciousness in Cheech Marín's Born in East L.A. / Alicia Gaspar de Alba -- Gendered bodies and borders in contemporary Chican@ performance and literature / Suzanne Chávez-Silverman -- Lost in the cinematic landscape : Chicanas as lloronas in contemporary film / Domino Renee Pérez --
  • "Lupe's song" : on the origins of Mexican-woman-hating in the United States / Deena J. González -- Resisting "beauty" and Real women have curves / María P. Figueroa -- Out of the fringe : desire and homosexuality in the 1990s Latino theater / M. Teresa Marrero -- Velvet malinche : fantasies of "the" Aztec princess in the Chicana/o sexual imagination / Catrióna Rueda Esquibél -- "Los borrados" : a Chicano quest for identity in a post-apocalyptic, culturally defunct Hispanic utopia : a reinterpretive Chicano comic / Oscar "The Oz" Madrigal
Control code
51031021
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxviii, 325 p.
Isbn
9781403960979
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2005. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Velvet barrios : popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities, edited by Alicia Gaspar de Alba ; foreword by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • A Chicana hagiography for the twenty-first century : Ana Castillo's Locas santas / Rita Cano Alcalá -- In search of the authentic pachuco : an interpretive essay / Arturo Madrid -- The "macho" body as social malinche / Gabriel S. Estrada -- Deconstructing the mythical homeland : Mexico in contemporary Chicana performance / Laura Gutiérrez -- A poverty of relations : on not "making familia from scratch," but scratching familia / Ralph Rodríguez -- "Tanto tiempo disfrutamos ..." : revisiting the gender and sexual politics of Chicana/o youth culture in East Los Angeles in the 1960s / Dionne Espinoza --
  • The verse of the godfather : signifying family and nationalism in Chicano rap and hip-hop culture / Richard T. Rodríguez -- Revisiting the Chavez ravine : baseball, urban renewal, and the gendered civic culture of postwar Los Angeles / Eric Avila -- La quinceañera : making gender and ethnic identities / Karen Mary Davalos -- Only cauldrons know the secrets of their soups : queer romance and Like water for chocolate / Miguel A. Segovia --
  • Cruising through low rider culture : Chicana/o identity in the marketing of Low rider magazine / Denise Michelle Sandoval -- Rights of passage : from cultural schizophrenia to border consciousness in Cheech Marín's Born in East L.A. / Alicia Gaspar de Alba -- Gendered bodies and borders in contemporary Chican@ performance and literature / Suzanne Chávez-Silverman -- Lost in the cinematic landscape : Chicanas as lloronas in contemporary film / Domino Renee Pérez --
  • "Lupe's song" : on the origins of Mexican-woman-hating in the United States / Deena J. González -- Resisting "beauty" and Real women have curves / María P. Figueroa -- Out of the fringe : desire and homosexuality in the 1990s Latino theater / M. Teresa Marrero -- Velvet malinche : fantasies of "the" Aztec princess in the Chicana/o sexual imagination / Catrióna Rueda Esquibél -- "Los borrados" : a Chicano quest for identity in a post-apocalyptic, culturally defunct Hispanic utopia : a reinterpretive Chicano comic / Oscar "The Oz" Madrigal
Control code
51031021
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxviii, 325 p.
Isbn
9781403960979
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2005. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.

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