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Published: 19 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383437-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8343-7
...Contradictory Impulses: María Amparo Ruiz de Burton, Resistance Theory, and the Politics of Chicano/a Studies JOSÉ F. ARANDA JR. It has been neither an Alexander nor a Napoleon, desirous of conquest in order to ex- tend his dominions or...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392644-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9264-4
... k PART III New Citizenship Practices Translated by Sara Koopman k Testimonio ROSA FRANCO, MOTHER OF MARÍA ISABEL VÉLIZ FRANCO, DISAPPEARED DECEMBER 16, 2001 My daughter, María Isabel Véliz Franco...
Published: 17 August 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387305-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8730-5
... ‘‘Just Us and Our Worms The Working and Unemployed 1 Women’s Movement, ‘‘María Elena Cuadra’’ Organizers from the Working and Unemployed Women’s Movement, ‘‘María Elena Cuadra’’ (mec) like to talk about how nervous and insecure they felt in their early days as members of a newly...
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372288-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7228-8
... 5 María Jacinta Montoya, Nicolás de Ayllón, and the Unmaking of an Indian Saint in Late Seventeenth-Century Peru · · · The year 1701 ended badly for María Jacinta Montoya, also...
Book Chapter

By Tara Rodgers
Published: 02 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394150-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9415-0
...Maria Chavez Born in Lima, Peru, in 1980, Maria Chavez grew up in Texas and moved to New York City in 2005. Since her introduction to impro- vised music through her mentor David Dove in Houston, she has quickly established a distinctive voice as...
Published: 30 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392866-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9286-6
... Mirta Zaida Lobato, María Damilakou, and Lizel Tornay Translated by Beatrice D. Gurwitz WORKING-CLASS BEAUTY QUEENS UNDER PERONISM ‘‘It was not a beauty pageant; it was more to pay tribute to the working- class person Edna Constantini told us when we interviewed her in the city of...
Published: 30 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385776-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8577-6
...,—Indians, Mexicans or Californians,—they are all horrid —maría amparo ruiz de burton, Who Would Have Thought It? JOHN-MICHAEL RIVERA Embodying Greater Mexico: María Amparo Ruiz de Burton and the Reconstruction of the Mexican...
Published: 15 March 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386728-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8672-8
...chapter one separate (hemi)spheres john quincy adams, lydia maria child, and the domestic ideology of the monroe doctrine For months after delivering a Fourth of July speech for the citizens of Washington, D.C., Secretary of State John Quincy Adams was irate about...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384540-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8454-0
... FRANCISCO FERRÁNDIZ Malandros, María Lionza, and Masculinity in a Venezuelan Shantytown Para Omar y su estela de risas Mug Shot Profile of E. H.: twenty-seven years old.∞ Medium height. Slim. Dark skinned, mestizo. Bright...
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
... VI From the Enlightenment to Romantic Nationalism (Maria Theresa–Revolution of 1848) In eighteenth-century Europe, Czechs were renowned for their musicality. František Xaver Brixi, the Kapellmeister of St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague, was...
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
...Magic Prague Angelo Maria Ripellino (1923–1978) Ripellino was an Italian poet and Slavicist who visited Prague for the first time in 1946, and returned afterward many times with his Czech wife, Ela (Elisa Hlochov He was a friend and translator of Holan, Seifert, and other Czech poets. His...
Published: 15 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395836-048
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9583-6
...Nitrate Workers and State Violence: The Massacre at Escuela Santa María de Iquique Elías Lafertte This document from Elías Gaviño Lafertte’s memoirs provides a vivid description of social conditions and cultural life in Chile’s nitrate mines by a worker, union militant, and...
Published: 22 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393849-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9384-9
Published: 25 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394327-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9432-7
... jo-marie burt Accounting for Murder The Contested Narratives of the Life and Death of María Elena Moyano n 14 February 1992, in the context of relentless insurgent attacks and car bombings, the Maoist group known as Sendero Luminoso...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
...Memoirs of a Man from Concepción Carlos María Sienra Bonzi, as told to Roberto Sienra Zavala Carlos María Sienra Bonzi (1906–2006) was born in Concepción. He joined the Six- teenth “Mariscal López” Infantry Division at the outbreak of the Chaco War, rising to be a decorated officer...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-048
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
...The Revolution of 1947 Carlos María Sienra Bonzi, as told to Roberto Sienra Zavala The 1947 civil war was the most serious and prolonged domestic conflict in the post­ independence history of Paraguay. Lasting from March to mid-­August, an estimated fifty thousand people were killed as...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-095
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
...María and the Serpent Pepa Kostianovsky On February 14, 2007, a poor woman called María Estela Lima arrived at the stu- dios of Radio Aquidabán in Concepción with an incredible story. She recounted that her husband, Carlos Gutiérrez, a farm hand in Puerto Colón in the Chaco, had been...
Book Chapter

By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... Maria N’koi is identified with a healing template for nervousness, with trembling trees. This healer provoked insurgency when conscription for Great War battles disturbed. Two territories conflicted when soldiers marched through embattled cannabis fields to storm her shrine. An administrator...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398387-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9838-7
... Chronology of Lydia Maria Child + 1802 February I I: Lydia Francis born to Convers Francis and Susannah Rand Fran• cis in Medford, Massachusetts, the youngest of five surviving children. 18II Convers Francis, Jr., matriculates at...