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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 405–408.
Published: 01 June 2015
... in US Mexicana and Chicana Literature and Art . By McMahon Marci R. . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2013 . xvi , 239 pp. Cloth , $85.00 ; paper , $25.95 . Radical Chicana Poetics . By Pérez Ricardo F. Vivancos . New York : Palgrave Macmillan . 2013 . xxiv...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., as Mosby repeatedly asserts in her study, but have also offered highly discerning insights into white iden- tity formation, insights that most white scholars and readers have yet to hear. Tim Engles, Eastern Illinois University Extinct Lands, Temporal Geographies: Chicana Literature and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Ralph Rodriguez © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Brown on Brown: Chicano/a Representations of Gender, Sexuality, and Ethnicity . By Frederick Luis Aldama. Austin: Univ. of Texas Press. 2005. 176 pp. Paper, $19.95. With Her Machete in Her Hand: Reading Chicana Lesbians...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 459–461.
Published: 01 June 2012
...John Morán González Spiritual Mestizaje: Religion, Gender, Race, and Nation in Contemporary Chicana Narrative . By Delgadillo Theresa . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2011 . xiv, 275 pp. Paper , $23.95 . Hispanic Immigrant Literature: El Sueño del Retorno . By Kanellos...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 March 2002
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2008
... © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 The Origins of the American Detective Story . By LeRoy Lad Panek. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland. 2006. viii, 227 pp. Paper, $35.00. Brown Gumshoes: Detective Fiction and the Search for Chicana(o) Identity . By Ralph E. Rodriguez. Austin...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 217–219.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Marissa López © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 There Was a Woman: La Llorona from Folklore to Popular Culture. By Domino Renee Perez. Austin: Univ. of Texas Press. 2008. xix, 272 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $24.95. Chicana Sexuality and Gender: Cultural Refiguring in...
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American Literature (1 September 2013) 85 (3): 563–589.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Jayson Gonzales Sae-Saue Using José Villarreal’s Pocho , Luis Valdez’s Vietnam Campesino , Américo Paredes’s “Ichiro Kikuchi,” and Rolando Hinojosa’s Korean Love Songs as its primary examples, Sae-Saue’s essay shows that crossracial relations between Chicana/os and Asians reverberate consistently...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 583–611.
Published: 01 September 2009
...John Alba Cutler Although Chicanos died in the American war in Viet Nam in disproportionate numbers, they do not figure significantly into well-known literary accounts of the war. Nor do Chicana/o narratives of the war begin to appear in substantial numbers until the 1990s, two decades after the...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 799–823.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Daniel Worden This essay charts how two important journalists, Alex Haley and Hunter S. Thompson, represent elements of the American counterculture in the 1960s and 1970s, especially in their influential writings about the Nation of Islam, Malcolm X, the Chicana/o movement, and drug culture. By...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 882–883.
Published: 01 December 2003
... discussion in English of any of these poets and will surely bring about a re- evaluation of Sánchez’s place in Chicana(o) literary history. (The only other book-length study of a single Chicana(o) poet I’m aware of is Erminio Corti’s...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2014
...: Duke Univ. Press. 2011. xviii, 374 pp. Cloth, $94.95; paper, $25.95. Chicano Nations: The Hemispheric Origins of Mexican American Literature. By Marissa K. López. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2011. x, 258 pp. Paper, $24.00. One of the common critical procedures in contemporary Chicana/o...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 883–884.
Published: 01 December 2003
... stream—that provide both organizational and thematic unity to Canto y grito mi liberación and Hechizospells. These three timespaces enable Sánchez to link his autobio- graphical story to the fate of the Chicana(o...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 863.
Published: 01 December 2014
... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Announcement 2014 Don D. Walker Prize Jayson Gonzales Sae-Saue’s essay “Aztlán’s Asians: Forging and Forgetting Cross-Racial Relations in the Chicana/o Literary Imagination” (American Lit- erature 85:3, 563–89), received the 2014 Don D. Walker...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 403–405.
Published: 01 June 2015
...-Fashioning in US Mexicana and Chicana Literature and Art. By Marci R. McMahon. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Univ. Press. 2013. xvi, 239 pp. Cloth, $85.00; paper, $25.95. Radical Chicana Poetics. By Ricardo F. Vivancos Pérez. New York: Palgrave Mac- millan. 2013. xxiv, 224 pp. $90.00. Both Martín’s...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Literature . By Giles Paul . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . xiv , 575 pp. Cloth , $65.00 ; e-book available . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 408  American Literature as its project feels too encompassing. In articulating a radical Chicana poet- ics, Vivancos Pérez takes...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 637–640.
Published: 01 September 2017
... texts according to theme or potency. The studies by Adam Trexler, Priscilla Solis Ybarra, and Hubert Zapf fall, respectively, into the subfields of Anglophone climate fiction, Mexican American and Chicana/o fiction from the past century, and evolutionary literary studies. Though there are no thematic or...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Literature. By Marissa K. López. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2011. x, 258 pp. Paper, $24.00. One of the common critical procedures in contemporary Chicana/o literary studies is to stage “Chicano nationalism” (with the intentional singular mas- culine pronoun) as either a constricting ideology...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 357–387.
Published: 01 June 2006
... add to traditionally monolingual American canons (both North and South), my reading of Martínez’s predominantly English-language texts dwells on the traumatic political, social, and emotional wounds of language loss.4 In Mother Tongue (1994), a depressed Chicana college student becomes...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 848–850.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., $23.99. Latining America: Black-Brown Passages and the Coloring of Latino/a Studies. By Claudia Milian. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. x, 301 pp. Cloth, $69.95; paper, $24.95; e-book, $24.95. The 1970s saw the emergence of Chicana/o studies and Puerto Rican studies programs, centers, and...