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Author Saborío, Linda, 1969-
Title Embodying difference [electronic resource] : scripting social images of the female body in Latina theatre / Linda Saborío.
Published Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  PN2270.H57 S24 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xxxvii, 157 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. The Theatrics of Performing Difference -- One. Parodying Otherness: Beauty Contests, Beauty Myths, and Beautiful Señoritas -- Two. Role Playing Latinidad: Engaging the Female Body in Diverse Identities -- Three. Staging a Chicana and Latina Body Politic -- Four. Marketing Difference: The "Other" Female Consumer -- Five. Latina Bodies in a Global Market -- Six. Reclaiming Religion: Milagros and the Sexual Objectification of Latinas -- Final Curtain: The Exposure of Latina Bodies.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Hispanic American theater.
Latin American drama -- History and criticism.
Hispanic American women in literature.
Latin Americans in literature.
Gender identity in literature.
Human body in literature.
Related To Print version: Saborío, Linda,. Embodying difference. Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; c2012. Saborio, Linda Embodying Difference : Scripting Social Images of the Female Body in Latina Theatre Lanham : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2011 9781611474671
ISBN 9781611474688 (electronic bk.)
161147468X (electronic bk.)
9781611474671 (cloth : alk. paper)
1611474671 (cloth : alk. paper)