1-20 of 409 Search Results for

visual

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Image
Published: 01 May 2006
Figure 2 Unofficial propaganda, heavily reliant upon visual images, encouraged Nordestinos to view rubber tapping as an avenue to respectable manhood based upon improved social status, independence, and conjugal union (courtesy of the National Archives). Figure 2. Unofficial propaganda, heavily More
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 385–386.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Molly Todd This edited collection offers a new angle to solidarity studies by emphasizing visual culture and performance art. Rather than treat plays, novels, posters, street protest art, and other creations simply as byproducts of a highly politicized period, the contributors to this volume...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (4): 703–705.
Published: 01 November 2013
... inquiry or, more broadly, to the creation of imperial science. Art historian Daniela Bleichmar’s beautifully illustrated book steps beyond such discussions. Bleichmar argues that visual production, including the creation of more than 12,000 botanical illustrations, consumed much more of the expedition...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Andes and, even more broadly, that a cultural and racial entity called “the Andes” existed. For it was precisely from the eighteenth century on that Latin America was increasingly developed and underdeveloped by the dominant cultures; it was not a backwater whose visual economy evolved in isolation from...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 May 2010
... identity in visual culture, why are television and popular magazines not included, while photographers with little appeal for the general public are studied in detail? Who could argue that Televisa’s soap operas and sitcoms, and the Alarma or the Santo movies did not have a much more significant role in...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 690–691.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Katie Maclean Las palabras del silencio de santa Rosa de Lima o la poesía visual del inefable . By Rivera Emilio Ricardo Báez . Biblioteca Indiana . Madrid : Iberoamericana ; Frankfurt: Vervuert, 2012 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. 196 pp. Paper . Copyright © 2014 by Duke...
Journal Article
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...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Kevin Coleman Abstract Drawing on photographs of the 1954 banana workers' strike in Honduras, this article seeks to demonstrate the potential of the visual archive for recovering the historical agency of the working class. Photos from the archive of a studio photographer named Rafael Platero Paz...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (4): 709–711.
Published: 01 November 2018
... studies to ancient and modern Latin American art and methodology. Visual Culture of the Ancient Americas presents a testament to the expansive thought and generous spirit of this respected colleague and mentor; clearly, Pasztory's ideas have prompted scholars to think broadly and have proven important...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Surekha Davies Collecting was a particularly potent form of visual knowledge making. In chapter 3, Bleichmar uses curiosity cabinets and large projects of visual representation—in effect, paper museums—to think about how visual epistemology and classification were shaped by the problematic of...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 1999
...John Charles Chasteen A Cultural History of Latin America: Literature, Music, and the Visual Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries . Edited by Bethell Leslie . The Cambridge History of Latin America . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1998 . Notes. Index. vii, 538 pp. Cloth...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 515–517.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Jaime Lara Visualizing Guadalupe: From Black Madonna to Queen of the Americas . By Peterson Jeanette Favrot . Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2014 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Bibliography...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 337–339.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Tim Bowman Postcards from the Sonora Border: Visualizing Place through a Popular Lens, 1900s–1950s . By Arreola Daniel D. . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2017 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvii, 271 pp. Cloth , $40.00 . Copyright...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 601–631.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Joanne Rappaport Abstract My objective in this article is to examine the relationship between perception and classification in the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Andes, focusing in particular on the Nuevo Reino de Granada (today, Colombia). During the first century of colonization, the visual...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 655–687.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Juan Carlos Mezo González Abstract This article examines how the editorial and visual content of the Mexican gay magazine Macho Tips (1985–89) reproduced national discourses of race and gender to challenge the exclusion of gay men from the nation. Drawing on archival sources and oral history...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2012) 92 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Paula Rebert The definition of “map” aside, Traveling from New Spain to Mexico is well researched and documented in primary and secondary sources. It presents a rich array of visual culture and succeeds in showing the importance of visual imagery in defining the Mexican nation. Carrera’s clear...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (2021) 101 (3): 561–563.
Published: 01 August 2021
... University Press 2021 K. Mitchell Snow provides fresh perspectives on postrevolutionary Mexican culture by examining the relationship between visual artists and theatrical dancers from the 1920s through the 1960s. Ten chapters chart visual and dance artists' diverse choreographic experiments aimed at...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 133–134.
Published: 01 February 1993
... those of Stein, Joseph, and Kossoy), historians have been trained in written sources and feel more comfortable with written rather than visual materials. The volume offers a litmus test. Examine the essay on fin de siècle Cuba by Luis Pérez and the photo essay on Cuba by Boris Kossoy. Both are excellent...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (4): 797–798.
Published: 01 November 1989
... amateurs to record visual images and therefore make social statements. Motion pictures, dating from the 1890s, followed suit, creating, as it were, a new generation— homus cinematographicus —attuned to the possibilities of the modern age. Copyright 1989 by Duke University Press 1989...
Journal Article
Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 456–457.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... His photos, Sheesley writes, are not intended to illustrate the text, “but rather to be read along with it as a contemporary visual transformation of the ethos of Sandino” (p. xxi), providing a visual link between past and present. In fact, like Hokusai in his views of Fujiyama, where the great...