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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (4): 741–743.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Kirsten Schultz Brazil through French Eyes: A Nineteenth-Century Artist in the Tropics . By Araujo Ana Lucia . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2015 . Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxvi, 238 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (3): 624–625.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Tony Martin C. L. R. James: The Artist as Revolutionary . By Buhle Paul . New York : Verso , 1989 . Notes. Bibliography. Index . 197 pp. Paper . $13.95 . Copyright 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 The life of C. L. R. James provides the ultimate challenge...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 February 1969
... the artist and his time is evident (e.g., Rubén Darío). Art is considered “more important than the political struggle” (p. 280), and the artist has the responsibility of fixing an identity beyond space and time which affirms itself in an ideal universalizing synthesis. “Criollismo” and “Cosmopolitism,” “New...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 723–725.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Adam Jasienski Lettered Artists and the Languages of Empire will richly challenge students' established points of reference, in which task it is helped by its lucid language and clear organization. One wishes that the transcriptions of a number of painters' contracts, included in the appendix...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 769–770.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., crediting modernistas with introducing allegories of work into artistic discourse and contrasting their academic approach with the artisanal appearance and satire found in the penny press on the eve of the Mexican Revolution. While academic artists generally celebrated Porfirian progress, illustrators...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (3): 640.
Published: 01 August 1991
...John F. Scott Tropical Renaissance: North American Artists Exploring Latin America, 1839-1879 . By Manthorne Katherine Emma . Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press , 1989 . Reproductions. Photographs. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x , 235 pp. Cloth . $50.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 701–702.
Published: 01 November 1994
... of the relationship to essays that simply accept that relationship as natural and offer little more than a descriptive chronology of the state’s role as Maecenas. Despite its rather unwieldy scope, Artistic Representations of Latin American Diversity will serve its intended purpose as a research tool in a broad...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1956) 36 (3): 418–419.
Published: 01 August 1956
...Mercer Cook Artiste et répertoire des scenes de Saint-Domingue . By Fouchard Jean . Port-au-Prince , 1955 . Imprimerie de l’Etat . Pp. 271 . Paper. Copyright 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 May 2022
... and the violent, unequal society that this visuality helped to create. In addition, although the book focuses on gendered and racialized representations, the white male perspective is at its center. Cleveland argues that white male artists and doctors had the power to control the lives of their enslaved Black...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (1): 173.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Gerald Cardoso This short volume, however, is not as comprehensive or as representative as readers interested in Brazilian naïf art would have the right to expect. First, the author makes no reference to the work of certain important naif artists. Conspicuously absent from the book...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (3): 562–564.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Ada Ferrer Nationalizing Blackness: Afrocubanismo and Artistic Revolution in Havana, 1920-1940 . By Moore Robin D. . Pitt Latin American Series . Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press , 1997 . Photographs: Illustrations. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index, xii, 320 pp...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (2): 318–320.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Andrew James Hamilton ahamil5@artic.edu Collective Creativity and Artistic Agency in Colonial Latin America . Edited by Maya Stanfield-Mazzi and Margarita Vargas-Betancourt . Gainesville : University of Florida Press , 2023 . Maps. Figures. Table. Notes. Bibliographies. Index...
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Published: 01 May 2007
Figure 2 An artist’s vision for rebuilding and gentrifying Valparaíso (Foradori, “De las Ruinas,” Zig-Zag , Sept. 9, 1906, 7). More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 77–105.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Catalina Muñoz Abstract This article examines the cultural programs developed by reformist intellectuals and artists working for the Colombian government during the period known as the Liberal Republic (1930-1946). It explores the implementation of two music programs in particular, the orfeones...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (2): 167–206.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Christianity immediately upon the arrival of the friars, learning doctrine in pictographic writing because they had not yet adopted alphabetic script. I compare pictographic versions of the text with alphabetic ones and note how indigenous artists transformed a text intended for “crude” native people...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 591–625.
Published: 01 November 2010
... vadios (vagrants or idlers). Other artists rejected malandragem or only embraced it selectively, instead preferring a more toned-down “professional” look and demeanor meant to secure dignity and respect for themselves, their music, and the communities for which they served as figureheads. Eduardo das...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 February 2004
... a sense of community and self-conscious identity. Yet, the author seeks to read examples of Latin American art through multiple prisms without necessarily documenting or insisting on the specific sexual preference or orientation of a given artist. In his broad survey, Bleys focuses on Mexico, Brazil, Cuba...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 671–672.
Published: 01 November 1993
... University Press 1993 Diego Bivera of Mexico, Joaquín Torres-García of Uruguay, Wifredo Lam of Cuba, and Matta (Roberto Matta Echaurren) of Chile make up the quartet of Latin American artists who represent the spirit of international modernism that transcended cultural boundaries during the first half...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 302–304.
Published: 01 May 2013
... hoped to introduce the world to its country’s art and culture; it never planned on hosting its global fiesta in the midst of a social protest that ultimately challenged the establishment, whether it was political, cultural, economic, literary, or artistic. The student movement, of course...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 394–396.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the sharp edge that delineated visionary art from work more modest in intent and outcome” (p. 189). Instead, the artists and their party politics occupy center stage. The book contributes fruitfully to the recent historiographical trend dismantling the myth of the muralists as los tres grandes...