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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2001) 81 (1): 139–140.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Mary Miller Stories in Red and Black: Pictorial Histories of the Aztecs and Mixtecs. By elizabeth hill boone. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xix, 296 pp. Cloth,$38.00. 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 HAHR 81.1-07 Books v2 3/23/01 6...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 167–206.
Published: 01 May 2014
... these pictorial manuscripts into the evangelical tool kit. I here propose a later origin for the genre, as one of the legitimating strategies pursued by indigenous elites in the later seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. I suggest that pictographic catechisms supported elites' claims that they accepted...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 February 2019
...). These events led to the development and publication of this volume. The in-depth studies presented by the authors, in addition to the abundance of high-quality, full-color illustrations, bring knowledge and understanding of this rare, indigenous pictorial document not just to the museum and its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2014) 94 (4): 685–686.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Azoyú 1 and the Lienzo de Tlapa and on a comparison of these documents and their historical records with the Códice Azoyú 2 and, to a lesser extent, the other Tlapanec documents published in this volume. Oudijk explains his methodological approach to the study of pictorial works, which he calls...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 593–595.
Published: 01 August 2016
..., 264 pp. Cloth , $60.00 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 In a beautifully produced book, Nancy Deffebach considers Frida Kahlo's art alongside that of her contemporary María Izquierdo, examining how each used pictorial expression to resist the gendered discourses of Mexican...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 February 2018
... food and ritual. The book thus serves as an important addition to a growing literature on food and consumption in Latin America. Morán begins with an outline of the multiple types of sources on which she draws for her analysis. These include pictorial manuscripts from the preconquest and colonial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Ixtlilxochitl's name (he seems to have signed as Ixtlilxochitl only once)? What of his ethnicity? (He was essentially Spanish.) Did he know Nahuatl? (His was rudimentary knowledge at best for many years.) What were his pictorial interpretive skills? (Creative or acquired with the help of elders.) And what can be...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 1818)—and a bust of Christopher Columbus by an unknown artist. Located in the Plaza de Armas, the center from which the colonial city grew in the sixteenth century and that was ambitiously remodeled in the late eighteenth century (1771–1791), the neoclassical El Templete, with its symbolic pictorial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2000) 80 (1): vii–viii.
Published: 01 February 2000
... article entitled “Crime and Culture in Colonial Mexico: The Case of the Mixtec Murder Note” (Ethnohistory 45:4, 1998). He continues to work with colonial Mixtec- and Nahuatl-language writings and pictorial manuscripts and is beginning to study Zapotec...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 306–307.
Published: 01 May 2018
... pictorial documents. Mark Christensen's analysis of the will of Martha Pech from 1748 is bolstered by his deep knowledge of Yucatec Maya wills that engage with relevant figures related to the Pech family. Owen Jones analyzes eighteenth-century K'iche' testaments, paying special attention to innovations. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 723–725.
Published: 01 November 2018
... adapted by the very people whose lives they were meant to structure. The first of the book's two four-chapter sections, “Contexts,” asks us to think about the range of literacies—textual, symbolic, pictorial—available to individuals living in the colonial Andes. It shows that painters, like the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 751–753.
Published: 01 November 2018
... contrast, the regime's Túpac Amaru usually featured the attire of a colonial mestizo, iconic wide-brimmed hat included. In Lima and Cuzco, the pictorial contest led to heated debates about how to represent Túpac Amaru: neo-Inca or colonial, Indian or mestizo, historical truth or revolutionary archetype...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 May 2019
... population center” (p. 3). Developed over the course of ten chapters, The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, the Life of Mexico City explores how the transition of the city is registered in artifacts of cultural production—literary texts, manuscript and printed histories, illustrations, pictorial documents...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 February 2016
... Horcasitas and Elena Estrada de Gerlero). In keeping with a strain of eschatological fervor that permeated New Spanish culture, Actopan prominently enacted an end-of-time theme. The author links the pictorial representation of the Last Judgment in the open chapel murals at Actopan with a play in Nahuatl on...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2015
... racial mixing, with acknowledgment of some of the works' European pictorial sources but with no direct reference to hybridity. The relationship of both mestizaje and hybridity to race is complicated as Oles later identifies neocolonial architecture from the early twentieth century as a perfect expression...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 509–511.
Published: 01 August 2015
... ethnic identity, power, and prestige. Analyzing an exhaustive array of sources that moves beyond those used by earlier scholars working on themes of Nahua clothing and accoutrements of rank, including Eduard Seler, Patricia Anawalt, and Carmen Aguilera, Olko uses textual, pictorial, and material...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 February 2017
... drew on available sources, especially Francisco López de Gómara's pro-Cortés conquest history of 1552 but also the indigenous pictorial and Nahuatl-language manuscripts that he had collected and the reports of elderly eyewitnesses. What makes this the story of a “native conquistador” is Alva...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 February 2017
... Spanish and creole officials. Moreover, some of these individuals contributed to the production of knowledge in the colony as painters of pictorial maps and codices and as writers of annals histories and Nahuatl grammars. In her unique, interdisciplinary study, Kelly S. McDonough defines these individuals...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 153–155.
Published: 01 February 2017
... these accounts are included in translation in a series of ten appendixes. Scolieri also draws on an abundance of pictorial sources produced by both Europeans and natives, and the University of Texas Press's characteristic care and attention to publishing copious and high-quality images of these sources...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 734–736.
Published: 01 November 2016
... de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin (chapter 5), don Juan Zapata (chapter 6), and Cristóbal Choquecasa, the probable author of the Huarochirí Manuscript (chapter 7). It also includes the anonymous indigenous artists who transformed pre-Hispanic traditions of pictorial communication for a post-Hispanic...