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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 306–307.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Kevin Coleman Photographing the Mexican Revolution: Commitments, Testimonies, Icons . By Mraz John . The William and Bettye Nowlin Series in Art, History, and Culture of the Western Hemisphere . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2012 . Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 315...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Enrique Garguin Icônes littéraires et stéréotypes sociaux: L'image des immigrants galiciens en Argentine (1800–1960) . By Seixas Xosé M. Núñez . Translated by Baudat Anne and Brey Gérard . Historiques . Besançon, France : Presses Universitaires de Franche-Comté , 2013...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 103–133.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Alexander S. Dawson Abstract While María Sabina has long been an iconic figure among drug enthusiasts and advocates for indigenous rights, her sometime collaborator Salvador Roquet remains largely unknown. This essay introduces the work of this iconoclastic psychiatrist and, in particular, his work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2014
... communists’ organizational, legal, and political acumen, Rio’s iconic favelas might never have become a permanent and precious urban foothold for the migrant poor. Without the residents’ support, the Brazilian Communist Party might not have experienced electoral triumph in the late 1940s or maintained a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 342–343.
Published: 01 May 2018
... deconstructed her in such a way that she became a transnational icon. Throughout this process, racial hegemony reaffirmed white supremacy through the way in which Miranda “legitimiz[ed] her baiana,” as the author puts it, in the context of a Brazil dominated by white voices singing black music (p. 47). Carmen...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 515–517.
Published: 01 August 2015
... America via Hieronymite friar Diego de Ocaña. The reception and quasi-theatrical uses of the dark image among Andean converts offers a frame for understanding European icons in non-European contexts, and it prepares the reader for a “subjectivity of seeing” the renowned Mexican image. Peterson then turns...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 542–544.
Published: 01 August 2018
... activists like Juan René Betancourt and Walterio Carbonell, who, like the better-known Carlos Moore, were silenced or pushed into exile for their allegedly racially divisive ideology. Especially provocative is Benson's critique of Afro-Cuban teacher Conrado Benítez's iconization as a symbol of the 1961...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 376–377.
Published: 01 May 2015
... is the way that it approaches the topic. The author uses the life, and especially the career, of the iconic figure Petrona C. de Gandulfo (better known as Doña Petrona) to examine the changing role of food, food consumption, cooking, and women (especially of the middle classes) between the 1930s and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 753–754.
Published: 01 November 2018
... to the means and methods of production, including innovative construction techniques and the use of materials such as reinforced concrete. Several iconic and not-so-iconic projects are discussed, among them Oscar Niemeyer's undulating buildings, João Batista Vilanova Artigas's brutalism, and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 386–387.
Published: 01 May 2015
... by Duke University Press 2015 Christopher Columbus has been a key cultural icon both in the United States and in Latin America. That the Admiral of the Ocean Sea befitted the ideologies that eulogized Spain's empire is no enigma; that he turned into a fitting symbol for nationalist discourses is...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2010
... from the northwest as bulwarks of national identity during a period of social dislocation. Apprehending populism through changes in the realm of consumption brings into focus actors and spaces absent from the iconic industrial scenes: here we see dining halls and parrillas, vegetable gardens...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Brazilian counterculturists aspired to coherence. They were more likely to celebrate the incoherent, the fleeting, the impure. Much of Brazil's counterculture was like the parangolés created by the iconic plastic artist Hélio Oiticica, which were experimental art capes assembled from discarded materials...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 297–298.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of the developing Guatemalan state, he fails to center the icon as a leading character in its own story. In nearly every chapter the explanation of the political landscape of the moment dominates, while how these circumstances affected efforts to manipulate devotion to the image often feels secondary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 300–302.
Published: 01 May 2018
...-introduced metalworking technologies in northern Chile, while Laura Filloy Nadal similarly combines chaîne opératoire with petrographic analyses to compare precious greenstone objects from three iconic archaeological contexts in Mesoamerica. Other contributors offer detailed analyses of raw materials to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 371–372.
Published: 01 May 2018
... , $29.95 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Americans of a certain generation know C. Wright Mills for his iconic critiques of the US “power elite,” Cold War big-power machinations, and the alienated habitus of the postwar middle classes. These works earned the sociologist a dedicated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 746–748.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., ideological, and interdisciplinary approach to the subject in a set of themes and interpretations that are consistent with the cultural turn in historical studies over the past couple of decades. This can be seen clearly in the organization of the book into three parts, respectively titled “Symbols, Icons...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 750–751.
Published: 01 November 2018
... wrapped in Mexican flags have become an iconic image of the patria . Stephen Allen argues in A History of Boxing in Mexico: Masculinity, Modernity, and Nationalism that this national eminence emerged during the 1930s in concert with changing ideals. The sport of boxing both shaped and was shaped by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 751–753.
Published: 01 November 2018
... his time; only a description given to counterrevolutionary Spanish judges by an artist who had painted him remained. In this version, he was styled as wearing the traditional garments of Inca authorities; by contrast, the regime's Túpac Amaru usually featured the attire of a colonial mestizo, iconic...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 758–759.
Published: 01 November 2018
... famous comic character, Isabella Cosse examines Mafalda as a “talisman of democracy and icon of nostalgia for the 1960s.” This essay considers the history of this character after the artist Quino (Joaquín Salvador Lavado) stopped drawing the comic strip during the military dictatorship in Argentina. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 763–765.
Published: 01 November 2018
...) public schooling, while Tejeda also closed churches and curtailed religious practices. In 1934, both men made a bid for the presidency. While Cárdenas enjoyed a landslide victory—winning 98.2 percent of the vote and becoming the widely celebrated icon of the cultural revolution—the federal government did...