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Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana & Chicano History (Rio Grande/Rio Bravo: Borderlands Culture and Traditions, 7)

by Louis Gerard Mendoza

  • 109 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Mexican American authors,
  • Hispanic American Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Mexican Americans,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • American literature,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Historiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8816718M
    ISBN 101585441503
    ISBN 109781585441501

    Kanellos situates the book around the cities where Hispanic theatre flourished: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tucson, Laredo, San Antonio, New York, and Tampa. The Making of the Chicano-Chicana Subject, ” With this in mind Calderón goes on to give an overview of the institutional history of Chicano literary studies. Migration and continuity have shaped both the Chicano people and their oral and written literature. In this pathfinding study of Chicano literature, Teresa McKenna specifically explores how these works arise out of social, political, and psychological conflict and how the development of Chicano literature is inextricably embedded in this fact.

    The final research essay will be devoted to one Chicana or Chicano novelist or short story writer who has a minimum of four book publications. The seminar shall serve as an academic forum where different and differing points of view are encouraged, particularly as these points of view stem from references to recommended sources in Chicano/a. A Chicana feminist in the 70's, Anna Nieto-Gomez was a student who became heavily involved with the Chicana rights movement. She was instrumental in founding the journal Encuetro Femenil, and she also scripted a film titled "Chicana" which challenged the domination of masculine representation.

    Spanish-language Chicano literary production is rich in tradition and scope. This article intends to provide a brief comprehensive summary of the Chicano literary representation of some of the most important writers and works written in Spanish. Most critics of Chicano literature will agree the Mexican American or Chicano had its symbolic birth in , at the end of the Mexican-American : Jesús Rosales. HISTORIA: THE LITERARY MAKING OF CHICANA AND CHICANO HISTORY. By Louis Gerard Mendoza. (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, Pp. xi+ $ cloth, $ paper.) One can now speak of over three decades of Chicana/o studies, in the realm of culture defined on the basis of literature, as well as culture.


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Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana & Chicano History (Rio Grande/Rio Bravo: Borderlands Culture and Traditions, 7) by Louis Gerard Mendoza Download PDF EPUB FB2

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I checked out this book for the section on Sara Estela Ramirez, which I found very useful, even though it reproduces much of his chapter in vol 3 of Recovering the U.S.

Hispanic Literary Heritage, "Confronting la Frontera, Identity and Gender: Poetry and Politics in La Crónica and El Democrata Fronterizo." I admire Mendoza's efforts to recover Ramirez's lost works, as well as his frequent and /5.

Get this from a library. Historia: the literary making of Chicana & Chicano history. [Louis Gerard Mendoza] -- "Libraries, Borderlands scholars, and those interested in the broad issues of cultural studies will want to own Mendoza's innovative book, which instead of insisting on the strict separation of the.

Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History makes a superb contribution to the multidisciplinary exploration of ways Mexican Americans have chosen to present their past through both "factual" and "fictional" narratives.

Whereas history has offered frameworks for interpreting generational changes in the understanding of identity Cited by: 9. Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History by Louis Gerard Mendoza Overview - The author probes the contributions of literature in the great debate over Chicano identity, exploring the contributions of Mexican-America writers to this often hotly contested issue.

Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History by Louis Gerard Mendoza A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The nature of ethnic identity has been a major issue in the Mexican American community for decades now.

Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History makes a superb contribution to the multidisciplinary exploration of ways Mexican Americans have chosen Price: $ Chicano or Chicana is a chosen identity for Mexican Americans in the United States.

It is sometimes used interchangeably with Mexican-American, and both names exist as chosen identities within the Mexican-American community in the United States. Although Chicano had negative connotations as a term of denigration prior to the Chicano Movement, it was reclaimed in the s and s by Mexican.

Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. 1 Making Foreigners:. Books shelved as to-read-chicano-lit: Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capo Crucet, The Education of Margot Sánchez by Lilliam Rivera, Gabi, a G.

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Men as well as women were either retaining a visa or smuggling their way into California to work mainly in agriculture. Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History. By Louis Gerard Mendoza.

By Louis Gerard Mendoza. (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, Author: David William Foster. Mendoza, Louis G. Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History. College Station: Texas A&M UP, Primeau, Ronald. Herbert Woodward Martin and the African American Tradition in Poetry.

Kent: Kent State UP, Wall, Cheryl A. Worrying the Line: Black Women Writers, Lineage, and Literary Tradition. Conversations Across Our America He is coeditor of Crossing Into America: The New Literature of Immigration and author of Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History.

In A Journey Across Our America, a companion book to Conversations Across Our America, I documented the five and a half months I spent on the road and. M.A. Reading List - Hispanic Southwest Studies The following is a basic, minimal reading list for Hispanic Southwest (Chicano) Studies.

To prepare for the M.A. exams, in addition to reviewing their readings and lecture notes from relevant courses, students should have read all File Size: KB. “Las hijas de Juan is a searching and searingly honest portrayal of struggle, survival, and corage. This is a woman’s story that has lessons for the entire community.”—Louis Gerard Mendoza, author of Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano HistoryCited by: 4.

He is coeditor of Crossing Into America: The New Literature of Immigration and author of Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History. Table of Contents Acknowledgments Introduction Part One: Preparation Part Two: The Start of a Journey: Ready, Set, Go!Brand: University of Texas Press.

Historia: the literary making of Chicana & Chicano history / by: Mendoza, Louis Gerard, Published: () Chicano politics and society in the late twentieth century Published: (). - Explore kcchicana's board "Chicano culture and History", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Chicano, History, Mexican american pins.Historia: The Literary Making of Chicana and Chicano History. By Louis Gerard Mendoza. (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, Pp. ix+ Acknowledgments, appendices, notes, index.

ISBN $, paper.) This book adopts an inter-disciplinary approach in analyzing "the literary mak-ing of Chicana and Chicano history.".I love this book.

Haney Lopez gives us an intriguing description of the history of Mexican-descent peoples in the United States since the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, with a focus on the rise of Chicano identity and the Chicano movement in Los Angeles during the tumultuous s.