The Latino studies reader : culture, economy, and society / edited by Antonia Darder and Rodolfo D. Torres

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Subjects: Hispanic Americans
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1998
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xii, 308 p. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: List of Contributors
Introduction 1
Latinos and Society: Culture, Politics, and Class / Antonia Darder, Rodolfo D. Torres 3
Pt. I. Culture, History, and Society: A Conceptual Map 27
Merging Borders: The Remapping of America / Edna Acosta-Belen, Carlos E. Santiago 29
Encuentros y Encontronazos: Homeland in the Politics and Identity of the Cuban Diaspora / Maria de los Angeles Torres 43
Aztlan, Borinquen, and Hispanic Nationalism in the United States / J. Jorge Klor de Alva 63
Chicano History: Transcending Cultural Models / Gilbert Gonzalez, Raul Fernandez 83
Mapping the Spanish Language along a Multiethnic and Multilingual Border / Rosaura Sanchez 101
Pt. II. Cultural Politics and Border Zones: Recasting Racialized Relations 127
The Politics of Biculturalism: Culture and Difference in the Formation of Warriors from Gringostroika and The New Mestizas / Antonia Darder 129
Beyond the Rainbow: Mapping the Discourse on Puerto Ricans and "Race" / Roberto P. Rodriguez-Morazzani 143
Chicana Artists: Exploring Nepantla, el Lugar de la Frontera / Gloria Anzaldua 163
The Shock of the New / Ruben Martinez 170
Our Next Race Question: The Uneasiness between Blacks and Latinos / Jorge Klor de Alva, Earl Shorris, Cornel West 180
Pt. III. Critical Discourses on Gender, Sexuality, and Power 191
Chicana Feminisms: Their Political Context and Contemporary Expressions / Denise A. Segura, Beatriz M. Pesquera 193
Crazy Wisdom: Memories of a Cuban Queer / Lourdes Arguelles 206
Teatro Viva!: Latino Performance and the Politics of AIDS in Los Angeles / David Roman 211
The Latin Phallus / Ilan Stavans 228
Pt. IV. Labor and Politics in A Global Economy: The Latino Metropolis 241
Rank and File: Historical Perspectives on Latino/a Workers in the US / Zaragosa Vargas 243
Latinos in a "Post-Industrial" Disorder: Politics in a Changing City / Victor Valle, Rodolfo D. Torres 257
What's Yellow and White and Has Land All Around It? Appropriating Place in Puerto Rican Barrios / Luis Aponte-Pares 271
Caribbean Colonial Immigrants in the Metropoles: A Research Agenda / Ramon Grosfoguel 281
Index 294
Additional Authors: Darder, Antonia
Torres, Rodolfo D., 1949-
Notes: LCCN: 97014134
ISBN: 1557869863
ISBN: 1557869871
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 36755858
ISBN/ISSN: 1557869863