Chicano popular culture : que hable el pueblo / Charles M. Tatum

Author(s): Tatum, Charles M
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Subjects: Mexican Americans--Social life and customs
Mexican Americans--Intellectual life
Popular culture--United States--History
Mexican American arts--History
Mexican Americans in literature
Mexican Americans in motion pictures
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2001
Series: Mexican American experience
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxviii, 212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Figures
List of Acronyms
Introduction: The Study of Popular Culture
1. Definitions and Theoretical Approaches to Popular Culture 3
Definitions of Popular Culture 3
Theoretical Approaches to Popular Culture 5
2. Music 14
Popular Hispanic Folk Music of the Southwest 14
Musica Tejana 22
Chicano Music on the West Coast 31
Trans-Regional Chicano Music 44
3. Cinema 50
Race and Ethnicity in American Movies 50
Hollywood's Portrayal of Mexicans and Mexican Americans from the 1910s through the 1970s 52
Chicano Cinema 58
Chicano Feature-Length Films Since the 1970s 59
Hollywood Hispanic Films 76
The Current State of Chicanos in U.S. Cinema 81
App. Chicano Cinema of the Late 1960s through the 1990s 82
4. Newspapers, Radio, and Television 89
Newspapers 89
Radio 101
Television 106
5. Popular Literature 118
Popular Writers Pre-1965 118
The Chicano Movement and the Forming of an Artistic Consciousness 122
The Ascendancy of Popular Writing by Chicanas 137
Current Chicano Popular Literature 141
6. Art, Celebrations, and Other Popular Traditions 153
Popular Art 153
Celebrations 181
Other Popular Traditions 187
Conclusion 191
Works Cited 193
Index 203
Notes: LCCN: 2001001220
ISBN: 0816519838 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-201) and index
Contents: Introduction : the study of popular culture -- 1. Definitions and theoretical approaches to popular culture -- 2. Music -- 3. Cinema -- 4. Newspapers, radio, and television -- 5. Popular literature -- 6. Art, celebrations, and other popular traditions
OCLC Number: 46364632
ISBN/ISSN: 0816519838