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Culture across borders : Mexican immigration & popular culture /

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Other Authors: Maciel, David., Herrera-Sobek, María.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c1998.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: culture across borders / David R. Maciel and María Herrera-Sobek
  • "What goes around, comes around": political practice and cultural response in the internationalization of Mexican labor, 1890-1997 / Juan Gómez-Quiñones and David R. Maciel
  • Undocumented crossings: narratives of Mexican immigration to the United States / Alberto Ledesma
  • Telling images bracket the "broken-promise(d) land": the culture of immigration and the immigration of culture across borders / Victor Alejandro Sorell
  • The celluloid immigrant: the narrative films of Mexican immigration / David R. Maciel and María Rosa García-Acevedo
  • Jokelore, cultural differences, and linguistic dexterity: the construction of the Mexican immigrant in Chicano humor / José Reyna and María Herrera-Sobek
  • The corrido as hypertext: undocumented Mexican immigrant films and the Mexican/Chicano ballad / María Herrera-Sobek
  • Contributors.