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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 607–640.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Lila Caimari Abstract This essay examines newspapers in late nineteenth-century Buenos Aires in order to analyze the effects of the submarine telegraph cable. After a brief description of the cable's installation, I analyze how international news was circulated, focusing particularly on the role of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2013) 93 (2): 239–271.
Published: 01 May 2013
... compare racial violence in the US South to the supposed integrated racial paradise in Cuba and foreshadowed future visits by black radicals, including NAACP leader Robert F. Williams. The politics expressed by Cuban newspapers and travel brochures, however, did not always fit with the lived experiences of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 507–535.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Bryan McCann This article explores the nature and influence of the satirical journalism of Sérgio Porto, alias Stanislaw Ponte Preta, in Brazil from 1964 to 1968. Porto’s daily column in the Última Hora newspaper lampooned the Brazilian military dictatorship for its corruption, self-satisfaction...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 585–620.
Published: 01 November 2013
... both the political sociability of working-class families and their language of rights. Drawing on a variety of sources, such as trade-union journals, the left-wing press, major national newspapers, company documents, official records, and memoirs of labor militants, the essay contends that the great...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2013) 93 (4): 621–657.
Published: 01 November 2013
... newspaper writings and street demonstrations commemorating abolition from the 1870s to the 1890s in the southern city of Ponce, Puerto Rico. The politics of gratitude refers to the dynamics through which many came to see abolition as an effort to modernize Puerto Rico, an endeavor for which everyone should...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2019) 99 (3): 467–499.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Mikael D. Wolfe Abstract This article combines the insights of historical climatology and analysis of press coverage to reexamine the agrarian origins of the Mexican Revolution from 1907 to 1911. Using a collection of hundreds of articles from dozens of newspapers, contemporary meteorological and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 223–258.
Published: 01 May 2017
... on and was instrumental to racial hierarchy and discrimination against Chinese. As leaders of anti-Chinese committees, chineras , pelonas , voters in newspaper contests, and Independence Day Queens, Sonoran women acted both within and against evolving notions of ideal Mexican womanhood, an ideal that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 581–614.
Published: 01 November 2014
... in a process of symbolic reorganization with significant social, political, and legal implications. This process, staged on the streets and in the newspapers of Rio de Janeiro, also reflected the new role of journalists in Brazilian cultural life. Claims to honor reinforced hierarchies and became an...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 427–458.
Published: 01 August 2015
... in the 1840s and 1850s as masked balls and parading by elite carnival societies came to dominate middle- and upper-class forms of celebration, although entrudo persisted longer among the lower classes. Based on travelers' accounts and the extensive newspaper debates about entrudo and its repression...
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Published: 01 February 2017
Figure 2. “Day of National Dignity.” El Diario (La Paz), 20 Oct. 1969, p. 8. Reprinted with permission of Hemeroteca Nacional, Biblioteca y Archivo Histórico de la Asamblea Legislativa Plurinacional (Bolivia). This newspaper ad celebrating the Gulf nationalization is typical of military More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 747.
Published: 01 November 2015
... the historical literature on the significance of the Second Empire in mid-nineteenth-century Mexico, the reviewer stated that the author had consulted only archival materials available in Europe; however, McAllen did research archives and newspaper collections in Mexico. We regret the resulting...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 160–162.
Published: 01 February 2015
... Peruvian and Limeño newspapers published between 1827 and 1862, Pablo Whipple portrays the thoughts and doings of Lima's elite (the “gente decente”), while at the same time illustrating the workings of the judicial and policing systems and their transformations in the early decades after political...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., while rarely acted upon, could not be ignored. The book draws primarily on Mexico City newspapers, moving beyond their journalistic articles and delving deeply into the artistic content that most provided. Cartoons, corridos , poetry, short stories, and other such material provide Matthews with a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 740–741.
Published: 01 November 2017
...] as a powerful symbol” of courtship but also shaped new forms of mass writing such as the novel, the newspaper, and the love letter manual, contributing in this way to the construction of a robust “passionate public sphere” (pp. 4, 11). Drawing on an array of documents that include transcripts of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 769–770.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... Unfortunately, aspects of his main argument and methodology prove problematic. Like the newspaper and magazine articles themselves, Teel delights in the physical feats and hardships that the journalists faced in order to bring their stories home. Throughout the book, accounts of injuries, weight loss, and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2009) 89 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2009
... symbolic burials of opposition newspapers and property owners, helped differentiate supporters from enemies. Supporters included traditionally disenfranchised sectors of society, such as blacks, who found the inversion of traditional social roles appealing. Those who sought to preserve those tradi...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 February 2018
... lacked even a single shared language. German farming communities' rural isolation only reinforced the polyglot of dialects that characterized this German utopia. Meanwhile, cultural and political divisions animated the many Germanophone newspapers published in the cities. Those newspapers are a...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 May 2018
... support. The Miró Quesada family owned the most prestigious and conservative newspaper, El Comercio . The newspaper favored those from their class position and constantly attacked members of the Alianza Popular Revolucionaria Americana (APRA). Gilbert demonstrates that Peruvian oligarchs shared...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 562–564.
Published: 01 August 2018
... face of the accepted view of Mexican attitudes toward death popularized by prominent intellectuals like Octavio Paz and, more recently, Claudio Lomnitz. The book engages a wide range of historical sources—statistics, newspaper reports, editorials, popular broadsides, suicide notes, literature...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 751–753.
Published: 01 November 2018
... these stories, the book largely follows the traditional newspaper El Comercio de Cusco from the 1950s to the 1970s. While this reliance on one source might have warranted a more systematic analysis of its potential biases, the author never loses sight of its limitations, expertly framing his findings...