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The Latin American cultural studies reader /

Other Authors: Sarto, Ana del, 1967-, Ríos, Alicia, 1958-, Trigo, Abril.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2004.
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Table of Contents:
  • General introduction /
  • Abril Trigo
  • I.
  • Forerunners : introduction : traditions and fractures in Latin American cultural studies /
  • Alicia Rios
  • Literature and underdevelopment /
  • Antonio Candido
  • Excerpts from The Americas and civilization : "evolutionary acceleration and historical incorporation," "the genuine and the spurious," and "national ethnic typology" /
  • Darcy Ribeiro
  • Caliban : notes toward a discussion of culture in our America /
  • Roberto Fernandez Retamar
  • Indigenismo and heterogeneous literatures : their double sociocultural statute /
  • Antonio Cornejo Polar
  • Mestizaje, transculturation, heterogeneity /
  • Antonio Cornejo Polar
  • Literature and culture /
  • Angel Rama
  • II.
  • Foundations : introduction : the 1980s : foundations of Latin American cultural studies /
  • Ana Del Sarto
  • Plotting women : popular narratives for women in the United States and in Latin America /
  • Jean Franco
  • Would so many millions of people not end up speaking English? : the North American culture and Mexico /
  • Carlos Monsivais
  • Brazilian culture : nationalism by elimination /
  • Roberto Schwarz
  • Intellectuals : scission of mimesis? /
  • Beatriz Sarlo
  • The movable center : geographical discourses and territoriality during the expansion of the Spanish empire /
  • Walter Mignolo
  • Notes on modernity and postmodernity in Latin American culture /
  • Jose Joaquin Brunner
  • A nocturnal map to explore a new field /
  • Jesus Martin-Barbero
  • Cultural studies from the 1980s to the 1990s : anthropological and sociological perspectives in Latin America /
  • Nestor Garcia Canclini
  • III.
  • Practices : introduction : the 1990s : practices and polemics within Latin American cultural studies /
  • Abril Trigo
  • Political disfranchisement /
  • Irene Silverblatt
  • On citizenship : the grammatology of the body-politic /
  • Beatriz Gonzalez Stephan
  • Male hybrids in the world of soccer /
  • Eduardo Archetti
  • The past as the future : a reactive utopia in Buenos Aires /
  • Adrian Gorelik and Graciela Silvestri
  • Tears and desire : women and melodrama in the "old" Mexican cinema /
  • Ana M. Lopez
  • The unbearable lightness of history : bestseller scripts for our times /
  • Francine Masiello
  • Legitimacy and lifestyles /
  • Renato Ortiz
  • The transnational making of representations of gender, ethnicity, and culture : indigenous peoples' organizations at the Smithsonian Institution's festival /
  • Daniel Mato
  • The production of local public spheres : community radio stations /
  • Gustavo A. Remedi
  • Mimicry and the uncanny in Caribbean discourse /
  • Roman de la Campa
  • Of Zapatismo : reflections on the folkloric and the impossible in a subaltern insurrection /
  • Jose Rabasa
  • Tentative exchanges : Tijuana prostitutes and their clients /
  • Debra A. Castillo, Maria Gudelia Rangel Gomez and Armando Rosas Solis
  • The Latino imaginary : meanings of community and identity /
  • Juan Flores
  • IV.
  • Positions and polemics
  • Writing in reverse : on the project of the Latin American subaltern studies group /
  • John Beverley
  • The boom of the subaltern /
  • Mabel Morana
  • Latin American intellectuals in a post-hegemonic era /
  • George Yudice
  • Local/global Latin Americanisms : "theoretical babbling," apropos Roberto Fernandez Retamar /
  • Hugo Achugar
  • Intersecting Latin America with Latin Americanism : academic knowledge, theoretical practice, and cultural criticism /
  • Nelly Richard
  • Irruption and conservation : some conditions of Latin Americanist critique /
  • Alberto Moreiras
  • The cultural studies movement and Latin America : an overview /
  • Neil Larsen
  • Hybridity in a transnational frame : Latin Americanist and postcolonial perspectives on cultural studies /
  • John Kraniauskas
  • Mestizaje and hybridity : the risks of metaphors - notes /
  • Antonio Cornejo Polar.