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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 357-359.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Adrian Masters Andean Cosmopolitans: Seeking Justice and Reward at the Spanish Royal Court . By José Carlos de la Puente Luna . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2018 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 345 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 144-146.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Cristina C. González Cosmopolitanism in Mexican Visual Culture . By Fernández María . Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2014 . Photographs. Illustrations. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 173-175.
Published: 01 February 2019
... concert productions. The choices and tastes that people expressed revealed modern, cosmopolitan sensibilities. By analyzing the shift to a capitalist mode of production, grounded in slave-based production and popular consumption, in connection to the expression of modernity, this book dialogues with the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 755-756.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Aires's port: because it extended from the southern, cosmopolitan working-class district of the Vuelta de Rocha to the northern dock near the downtown Retiro train station, there was a high strategic premium on disciplining an unruly and powerful labor force. From their inception, mariners' organizations...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (4): 696-697.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of the “long 1960s.” Moreover, we now speak of a distinctively experienced Mexican cosmopolitanism, one reflected through novel expressions in cinema, poetry, music, and other aesthetic and literary practices. Alongside a nuanced dissection of the mechanisms of repression is a renewed emphasis on...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 519-520.
Published: 01 August 2014
... chapter describes Argentina's process of replacing its rural character with an urban cosmopolitan image and the role of immigrants (not only Jewish) in that process. In the following six chapters, Nouwen follows Jewish immigrants as they move from Eastern Europe or from Jewish Colonization Association...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (3): 535-537.
Published: 01 August 2014
... lowbrow people — is taken up by Jorge Ramón González Ponciano, who complicates paradigms of class and race and argues that Guatemala is going through “a symbolic war between a cosmopolitanism from below … [and] from above,” pitting a new, diasporic, and mobile lower class against an oligarchic hierarchy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 741-743.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Argentina. At its best, it shows how the interior (that area beyond the cosmopolitan center) shaped institutions and identities in the Capital Federal. Moreover, Argentine museums were part of a global moment, and many of their actors were trained abroad or engaged with European counterparts (or were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 747-748.
Published: 01 November 2017
... market complexes, and renovated performance venues proclaimed the Distrito Federal's emergence as a cosmopolitan city that drew aesthetic inspiration from a new transnational female form increasingly visible on the bataclán (a performance phenomenon imported from Paris) stage and in glossy magazines...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (1): 167-168.
Published: 01 February 2018
... introducing a new cosmopolitan flavor. Sandro (Roberto Sánchez), the rock and roll and balada singer born in 1945 to an Argentine family of modest means, became a heartthrob and a sensation throughout the larger Spanish-speaking world, embracing his image as “Sandro de América.” Folk singer Mercedes Sosa, a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 334-336.
Published: 01 May 2018
... importance of regionalism more explicitly. While Alexander argues that Veracruz served as a “microcosm” of Alemanismo, the overall structure of the book suggests that regional experiences were less important for Alemán's cosmopolitan generation than for their predecessors (p. 58). On the other hand, Veracruz...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 531-532.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Yucatan. Each part consists of two chapters preceded by a prologue in which Kazanjian expounds on his theoretical arguments. Kazanjian argues that while neither African American emigrants in Liberia nor Yucatec Maya were elites or cosmopolitan travelers, they were still connected by a global racial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 715-716.
Published: 01 November 2018
... institution central to the archive that he draws on was not just regional, including the Hispanic Caribbean and parts of Central America and northern South America; it was also astonishingly culturally heterogeneous and cosmopolitan. Few of the more than 100 black healers hauled before Cartagena's tribunal...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 750-751.
Published: 01 November 2018
... for specialists, students, and boxing aficionados, A History of Boxing in Mexico offers new approaches to understanding masculine nationalism. In showing the complex ties between identities, mass media promotions, and cosmopolitan visions, Allen has landed a sweet scholarly uppercut. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 760-761.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Miguel (not least among its expats) is that its growth as a bohemian and tourist mecca was driven by entrepreneurial foreigners. Covert acknowledges their crucial role, but she reveals that it was Mexican opera singer José Mojica who first put the town on the cosmopolitan map, and she challenges on...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 356-357.
Published: 01 May 2019
...-month trip to the Philippines, marked by the challenge of natural elements, looming enemy attacks, and illnesses. The chapter is peppered with discussions on the life of onboard slaves and the nuns' interactions with clerics, naval officers, and mariners. Chapter 4 takes the reader to the cosmopolitan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (3): 587-588.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., reaching an apex in the “Indian New Deal” of the 1930s. These campaigns overlapped chronologically, and both were led by a cosmopolitan cadre of social scientists who were often in conversation across the border. Yet despite these parallels and intersections, few historians have considered the two together...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (2): 332-333.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Rican Nationalist Party, Nelson Rockefeller's tone deafness to Latin American demands during his 1969 goodwill tour, and the Mexican student movement of 1968. Next, Russell Cobb, Alison J. Bruey, and Christine Hatzky address “solidarity in action” (p. 99) with pieces on Boom writers' “cosmopolitan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (1): 142-144.
Published: 01 February 2015
.... 17). Von Vacano posits that by carefully and thoroughly examining the relationship between race and empire in Las Casas, race and republicanism in Bolívar and, later, Vallenilla, and race and cosmopolitanism in Vasconcelos, we can redefine race “in a way that is morally useful for the present” (p. 20...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 697-698.
Published: 01 November 2014
... individuals whose political thought, actions, and roles reverberated back and forth across the Atlantic. These individuals, such as the cosmopolitan and pragmatic civil servants of the late Portuguese empire, the members of the royal family, British diplomats, officials in Rio de Janeiro and Lisbon, and...