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Title Latinos and American popular culture / Patricia M. Montilla, editor.
Published Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2013]
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 Floor2  E184.S75 L3674 2013    LOST AND PAID
Description xvi, 491 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A mainstream eream : Latinas/os on primetime television / Tanya González -- Representing Latinidad in children's television : what are the kids watching? / Erynn Massi de Casanova -- Spanish language and Latino television / Kent Wilkinson -- The significance of U.S. Spanish-language radio / Mari Castañeda -- Piolín por la mañana : an important site of Mojarra pedagogy / Luis Loya -- Latino representations in film / Raúl Rosales -- Say hello to my little friends : nonhumans as Latinos in U.S. feature films for children / Stacy Hoult-Saros -- A look at Latino theater / Elsa Bennett -- Representations of Latino/as in musical theater and theater for young audiences / Roxanne Shroeder Arce -- Critical cacophony : notes on the reception of Pitbull's "I know you want me" (Calle Ocho) / Karen Secrist -- "¿Qué onda?", "What's happening?" : Chicano art in 21st-century America / George Vargas -- The Latino novel in the 21st century / Patricia M. Montilla -- Latino culture in children's literature / Elia Michelle Lafuente -- The Latino béisbol experience in the national pastime / Anthony Salazar -- Latino baseball players in the media, or, What do two Dominicans, a Mexican, and Venezuelan have in common? / Ryan King-White -- Rings for Mexican political corruption and nationalism : lucha libre and boxing / Martín Camps -- Latinos in major league and national soccer / Anthony Moretti -- Brown pride : a visual history of the Latino male athlete in the NFL and NBA / C. Keith Harrison and Liberato Mukul -- Feeding a Latino identity : Latino foodways and culture in the United States / Andrew Gordus -- Los expertos hablan : constructing Latina identity in popular women's magazines / Angela Marie Postigo.
Summary "This book offers a complete overview of the contributions of U.S. Latinos to American popular culture and examines the emergence of the U.S. Latino identity"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Hispanic Americans in popular culture -- History.
Popular culture -- United States -- History.
United States -- Civilization -- Hispanic influences.
Related Names Montilla, Patricia M., 1968- editor of compilation.
ISBN 0313392226 hardback
9780313392221 hardback
9780313392238 (ebook)
0313392234 (ebook)
OCLC number 780481196