Dissonant divas in Chicana music : the limits of La Onda / Deborah R. Vargas

Author(s): Vargas, Deborah R
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Subjects: Music--Mexico--20th century--History and criticism
Mexican Americans--Music
Tejano music--History and criticism
Gender identity in music
Mexican American women
Women musicians--United States
Music--Social aspects
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2012
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xxi, 313 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012002833
ISBN: 9780816673162 (hc : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0816673160 (hc : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780816673179 (pb : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0816673179 (pb : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction : music, mejicanas, and the Chicano wave -- Forgetting the Alamo, remembering Rosita Fernandez -- Borders, bullets, besos : the boleros of Chelo Silva -- TexMex conjunto accordion masculinity : the queer discord of Eva Ybarra and Ventura Alonzo -- Sonido de Las Am'ricas : crossing south/south borders with Eva Garza -- Giving us that brown soul : Selena's departures and arrivals -- Epilogue : the borderlands rock reverb of Gloria Rios and Girl in a Coma
OCLC Number: 759909947
ISBN/ISSN: 9780816673162