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Title Resisting categories : Latin American and/or Latino? / organized by Héctor Olea, Mari Carmen Ramírez, Tomás Ybarra-Frausto ; with document introductions by María C. Gaztambide ; edited by Héctor Olea and Melina Kervandjian.
Published Houston : Museum Fine Arts Houston, International Center for the Arts of the Americas, [2012]
Book Cover
 Floor3  N6502 .R47 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 1160 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Critical documents of 20th-century Latin American and Latino art ; v. I.
Note This book was published in conjunction with the launch of the Digital Archive of the International Center for the Arts of the Americas on January 19, 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Critical documents of 20th-century Latin American and Latino art -- A brief guide to using volume 1 -- Resisting categories -- The continental utopia -- A new art -- The good neighborhood and bad times -- Longing and belonging -- Destabilizing categorizations -- The multicultural shift.
Summary "This anthology of more than 165 seminal writings by influential twentieth- and twenty-first century artists and critics who explore and challenge complex definitions of what it means to be 'Latin American' or 'Latino' is designed to be an indispensable tool for the study of Latin American and Latino art"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Art, Latin American.
Hispanic American arts.
Related Names Ramírez, Mari Carmen, 1955- editor of compilation.
Ybarra-Frausto, Tomás, 1938- editor of compilation.
Olea, Héctor, editor of compilation.
Gaztambide, María C., writer of added commentary.
Kervandjian, Melina, editor.
ISBN 0300146973 (hardback)
9780300146974 (hardback)
OCLC number 711045555