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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 133–145.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Patricia Ybarra This essay suggests that the erasure of such nineteenth-century works as Alfredo Chavero's Quetzalcóatl from mainstream Mexican theater histories has diminished the importance of theater as a mode of nation-building historiography even as national textbooks and archaeological...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 341–353.
Published: 01 June 1996
...José E. Limón © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Mexicans, Foundational Fictions, and the United States: Caballero, a Late Border Romance Jose E. Lim6n n the nineteenth century the romance novel became a socially sig- Inificant literary presence in Latin America.’ In...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2012) 73 (3): 351–372.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the novel’s conception of reality in the Mexican borderlands: first, the Ciudad Juárez femicides as objects of representation; second, the economic conditions underlying the systemic violence perpetrated against female maquiladora workers and the rift between labor and capital; and third, the relation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 279–288.
Published: 01 June 1996
... monop- oly was ended, however, Mexicans were free to experience the cultures of other European nations. By patronizing the company of a famous Roman (Filippo Galli) , the Mexican government attracted the atten- tion of the civilized world; the relocation of a group of primarily Ital- ian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2001
.../01 2:04 PM Page 3 Martín-Rodríguez ❙ Cultural History of Chicano Literature 3 The year 1998 also signaled the sesquicentennial of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, which ended the Mexican-American War, in which Mexico lost almost half of its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 325–339.
Published: 01 June 1996
... under the conquistador Pedro de Valdivia, published in Spanish by the Gascon Francisco Loubayssin de La Marca; Los sirgueros de la Virgen sin original pecado (Mexico, 1620), a religious work with a pastoral theme written by the Mexican Francisco Bram6n 1654) ;El lazarill0 de cieps caminantes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 236.
Published: 01 June 1949
... GonzSlez Martinez, who might well be called the dean of contemporary Mexican poets, has made a solid and distinguished contribution to literature. The man who banished the aristocratic swan of the modernists realized that living in an ivory tower was not an intelligent solution to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 289–303.
Published: 01 June 1996
... to Mexican sociocritic Sara Sefchovich (her extensive body of work includes important critical studies like Mixico: Pais de ideas, pais de novelas [Mexico: Country of ideas, country of novels (1987)] and the two-volume anthology Mujeres en espejo [Women mirrored ( 1983-85 as well as two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1972) 33 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 March 1972
...: Editions Universi- taires, 1971. 110 pp. F. 29.90. Church, Margaret. Don Quixote: The Knight of La Manchu. New York: New York University Press, 1971. xxxvi 4- 179 pp. $7.95, cloth; $2.45, paper. Langford, Walter Itl. The Mexican Novel Comes of Age. Notre Dame and London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2001) 62 (2): 165–188.
Published: 01 June 2001
... at the great Mexican city of Tenochtitlán. This testimony has been called an example of the Nancy Vogeley is professor emerita of Spanish at the University of San Francisco. Her book Decolonizing Discourse: Lizardi and the Birth of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 June 1943
... value. And yet it was in this same baroque century that Mexico gave to Spain one of her greatest dramatists, Ruiz de Alarc6n; and it was in this century that a Mexican woman, Sor Juana Inks de la Cruz, wrote her inspired, profoundly human poetry. The neo-classicism of the eighteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 131–140.
Published: 01 June 1949
... put into his essays that he might even be charged with plagiarisni. Such an accusation would do the Mexican writer a great injustice. Similarity of literary influences and cultural environment would ac- count for some of these resemblances ; similarity of temperament would account for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 June 1996
... landscapes collide and in which social and cultural transformations reinforce each other. Let us now compare the Andes with the Caribbean and with the Mexican-U.S. border by bringing into the discussion a Jamaican writer, Michelle Cliff, and a Mexican American author, Gloria AnzaldGa.4 Cliff...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1975) 36 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 December 1975
... was able to take the secret of his identity with him, not to his grave, for he was riot buried, but to the South Mexican state of Chiapas, over whose jungles his ashes were scattered. Sic transit gloriu mundi. The glory was Traven’s victory over...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 47–48.
Published: 01 March 1949
..., 1635, 1649. Cf. 0. H. Green and I. A. Leonard, “On the Mexican Book Trade in 1600: A Chapter in Cultural History,” Hispanic Review, IX (1941), 13, and my review of F. Shchez y Escribano’s study, Los “Adagia” de Erasmo en “La Philosophia Vulgar” de Juan de Ma1 Lara, in Hispanic Review...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 June 1949
... GonzSlez Martinez, who might well be called the dean of contemporary Mexican poets, has made a solid and distinguished contribution to literature. The man who banished the aristocratic swan of the modernists realized that living in an ivory tower was not an intelligent solution to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 154–168.
Published: 01 June 1978
... promised land; all send her out into the wide spaces and high mountains of the south- west United States and Mexico; and all test her possible salvation through the spirit of place she finds or through the ancient, pre-Chris- tian beliefs of the American and Mexican Indians she encounters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 221–241.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Balboa’s epic poem Espejo de paciencia (1608), the first work of Cuban literature and a foundational work of the New World baroque.31 Filomeno recounts for the Mexican silver merchant the plot of Espejo, which tells of the kidnapping of the bishop of Cuba by a French pirate, whom Salvador...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2003) 64 (4): 495–498.
Published: 01 December 2003
... ancestor of Chicanas; probably only a minority of present-day Mexicans and Chicanas could trace such Aztec ancestry. It is more important, how- ever, to acknowledge that the act of “facing inward” (i.e., to the paternal home and its structures of domestic oppression) does not have to distract one’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2003) 64 (4): 499–501.
Published: 01 December 2003
... ancestor of Chicanas; probably only a minority of present-day Mexicans and Chicanas could trace such Aztec ancestry. It is more important, how- ever, to acknowledge that the act of “facing inward” (i.e., to the paternal home and its structures of domestic oppression) does not have to distract one’s...