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Latino Boom

Latino Boom

An Anthology of U.S. Latino Literature

  • Author: John S. Christie,José B. Gonzalez
  • Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 567
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Collects essays, poetry, drama, and fiction written by Hispanic American authors and arranged by theme, discusses literary movements and trends, and includes a timeline of Latino historical and cultural events occurring from 1492 to 2005.

Latino Boom!

Latino Boom!

Everything You Need to Know to Grow Your Business in the U.S. Hispanic Market

  • Author: Chiqui Cartagena
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 232
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A handbook for companies looking to expand their business into the U.S. Hispanic market furnishes helpful information and valuable suggestions as it covers vital data about the top ten Hispanic markets, how to adapt levels of acculturation and language usage to one's campaign, mistakes to avoid, and how to target each ethnic, geographic, and socioeconomic group within the larger Hispanic population. 25,000 first printing.

Hispanic-American Writers, New Edition

Hispanic-American Writers, New Edition

  • Author: Harold Bloom
  • Publisher: Infobase Publishing
  • ISBN: 1438113080
  • Category: American literature
  • Page: 187
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This new edition of Hispanic-American Writers offers critical perspectives on the many Hispanic authors who have staked out a vibrant and burgeoning presence on the American literary scene. This addition to the Bloom's Modern Critical Views series is enhanced by a chronology, bibliography, notes on the contributors, and a introductory essay by noted literary professor Harold Bloom.

Latino American Cinema

Latino American Cinema

An Encyclopedia of Movies, Stars, Concepts, and Trends

  • Author: Scott L. Baugh
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO
  • ISBN: 0313380368
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 313
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Latino American cinema is a provocative, complex, and definitively American topic of study. This book examines key mainstream commercial films while also spotlighting often-underappreciated documentaries, avant-garde and experimental projects, independent productions, features and shorts, and more. * Nearly 300 entries on movies, actors and actresses, concepts, and trends * A resource guide and bibliography provides listings of online references and databases, research centers, and media distributors * Sidebar discussions that elaborate on key points within the entry, spotlight historical and social contexts, and offer examples

Resisting Categories: Latin American And/or Latino?

Resisting Categories: Latin American And/or Latino?

  • Author: Mari Carmen Ramirez,Tomas Ybarra-Frausto,Hector Olea
  • Publisher: Yale University Press
  • ISBN: 0300146973
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 1160
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"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"--

Latino Images in Film

Latino Images in Film

Stereotypes, Subversion, and Resistance

  • Author: Charles Ramírez Berg
  • Publisher: University of Texas Press
  • ISBN: 0292709072
  • Category: Performing Arts
  • Page: 314
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Publisher Fact Sheet Berg analyzes the intersection of Hollywood stereotyping and Latino self-representation, and explores how Latino actors and filmmakers have subverted and resisted stereotyping.

Term Paper Resource Guide to Latino History

Term Paper Resource Guide to Latino History

  • Author: Michael P. Moreno,Kristin C. Brunnemer
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO
  • ISBN: 0313379335
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 345
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This resource guide to 100 key events in Latino history provides students, librarians, and scholars with hundreds of original and compelling term paper ideas and the key print and electronic sources needed for research. • Presents 100 historical events organized in chronological order, beginning with the founding of the California Missions in 1769 and culminating with Justice Sonia Sotomayor's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court • Each of the 100 events offers annotated resources, including primary, secondary, web, and multimedia sources • Contains a comprehensive index highlighting connections between key historical events and public figures

Latino/a Popular Culture

Latino/a Popular Culture

  • Author: Michelle Habell-Pallan,Mary Romero
  • Publisher: NYU Press
  • ISBN: 9780814736241
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 280
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While the presence of Latinos and Latinas in mainstream news and in popular culture in the United States buttresses the much-heralded Latin Explosion, the images themselves are often contradictory. Latino/a Popular Culture brings together scholars from the humanities and social sciences to analyze representations of Latinidad in a diversity of genres.

Latinos and American Popular Culture

Latinos and American Popular Culture

  • Author: Patricia M. Montilla
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO
  • ISBN: 0313392234
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 491
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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.

Redreaming America

Redreaming America

Toward a Bilingual American Culture

  • Author: Debra A. Castillo
  • Publisher: SUNY Press
  • ISBN: 0791484017
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 240
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Pursues an inquiry into the cultural and linguistic dissonances that Spanish creates in the United States.