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Title Latino/a popular culture / edited by Michelle Habell-Pallʹan and Mary Romero.
Published New York : New York University Press, c2002.
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 Floor2  E184.S75 L3554 2002    IN LIBRARY
 Floor2  E184.S75 L3554 2002    IN LIBRARY
 Floor2  E184.S75 L3554 2002    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 280 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Mary Romero and Michelle Habell-Pallʹan -- Media/culture -- Talking back : Spanish media and U.S. Latinidad / Arlene Dávila -- Barbie's hair : selling out Puerto Rican identity in the global market / Frances Negrón-Muntaner -- Buena Vista Social Club : the racial politics of nostalgia / Tanya Katerí Hernández -- "Lemme stay, I want to watch" : ambivalence in Borderlands cinema / Luz Calvo -- Music -- Encrucijadas : Rub'en Blades at the transnational crossroads / Ana Patricia Rodríguez -- "The sun never sets on MTV" : Tijuana NO! and the border of music video / Josh Kun -- Bidi Bidi Bom Bom : Selena and Tejano music in the making of Tejas / Deborah R. Vargas -- Hip hop and New York Puerto Ricans / Raquel Rivera -- Theater and art -- Paul Simon's The Capeman : the staging of Puerto Rican national identity as spectacle and commodity on Broadway / Alberto Sandoval-Sánchez -- Gender bending in Latino theater : Johnny Diego, The His-panic Zone, and Deporting the Divas by Guillermo Reyes / Melissa A. Fitch -- "Don't call us Hispanic" : popular Latino theater in Vancouver / Michelle Habell-Pallán -- Decidedly "Mexican" and "American" Semi[er]otic transference : Frida Kahlo in the eyes of Gibert Hernandez / William A. Nericcio -- Performing multiple identities : Guillermo Gómez-Peña and his "dangerous border crossings" / Juan Velasco -- Sports -- Learning America's other game: baseball, race, and the study of Latinos / Adrian Burgos, Jr. -- Fútbol nation : U.S. Latinos and the goal of a homeland / Christopher A. Shinn -- Boxing and masculinity : the history and (her) story of Oscar de la Hoya / Gregory Rodriguez.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity.
Hispanic Americans and mass media.
Popular culture -- United States.
Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs.
Hispanic American arts.
Hispanic American athletes.
Related Names Habell-Pallán, Michelle.
Romero, Mary.
Alternate Title Latino popular culture
Latina popular culture
ISBN 0814736246 (alk. paper)
0814736254 (pbk.)
OCLC number 48674526