Beyond el barrio : everyday life in Latina/o America /

"By complicating current representations of Latino/a lives and communities, this groundbreaking work provides a more global, transnational, and fluid understanding of barrios both as physical spaces and as metaphors. A smart and engaging intervention on some of the most critical questions surro...

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Other Authors: Pérez, Gina M., 1968-, Guridy, Frank Andre., Burgos, Adrian, 1969-
Format: eBook
Published: New York : New York University Press, ©2010.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Singing the "Star-Spanglish banner" : the politics and pathologization of bilingualism in U.S. popular media / Maria Elena Cepeda
  • "Puuurrrooo MÉXICO!" : listening to transnationalism on U.S. Spanish-language radio / Dolores Inés Casillas
  • Hayandose : Zapotec migrant expressions of membership and belonging / Lourdes Gutiérrez Nájera
  • Becoming suspect in usual places : Latinos, baseball, and belonging in el barrio del Bronx / Adrian Burgos, Jr. and Frank A. Guridy
  • Gay Latino histories/dying to be remembered : AIDS obituaries, public memory, and the queer Latino archive / Horacio N. Roque Ramírez
  • All about my (absent) mother : young Latina aspirations in Real women have curves and Ugly Betty / Deborah Paredez
  • Making "the international city" home : Latinos in twentieth-century Lorain, Ohio / Pablo Mitchell and Haley Pollack
  • Hispanic values, military values : gender, culture, and the militarization of Latina/o youth / Gina M. Pérez
  • Going public? : Tampa youth, racial schooling, and public history in the Cuentos de Mi Familia Project / John McKiernan-González
  • The Mission in Nicaragua : San Francisco poets go to war / Cary Cordova
  • From the Near West Side to 18th Street : un/making Latino/a barrios in postwar Chicago / Lilia Fernández
  • Transglocal barrio politics : Dominican American organizing in New York City / Ana Aparicio.