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Building nineteenth-century Latin America : re-rooted cultures, identities, and nations / edited by William G. Acree Jr. and Juan Carlos González Espitia
1st ed
Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, c2009
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Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  F1413 .B85 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject Latin America -- History -- 19th century
Latin America -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
Subject(s) Publishers and publishing -- Latin America -- History -- 19th century
National characteristics, Latin American
Nationalism -- Latin America -- History -- 19th century
Popular culture -- Latin America -- History -- 19th century
Gender identity -- Latin America -- History -- 19th century
Physical Description viii, 285 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Foundational images of the nation in Latin America / Hugo Achugar -- Words, wars, and public celebrations: the emergence of Rioplatense print culture / William G. Acree Jr. -- Novels, newspapers, and nation: the beginnings of serial fiction in nineteenth-century Mexico / Amy E. Wright -- Toikove ñane retã!: republican nationalism at the battlefield crossings of print and speech in wartime Paraguay, 1867-1868 / Michael Kenneth Huner -- Forms of historic imagination: visual culture, historiography, and the tropes of war in nineteenth-century Venezuela / Beatriz González-Stephan -- Anything goes: carnivalesque transgressions in nineteenth-century Latin America / John Charles Chasteen -- Performing the Porfiriato: Federico Gamboa and the negotiation of power / Stuart A. Day -- The imponderable and the permissible: caste wars, culture wars, and Porfirian piety in the Yucatán Peninsula / Terry Rugeley -- Birds of a feather: pollos and the nineteenth-century prehistory of Mexican homosexuality / Christopher Conway -- Unveiling the mask of modernity: a critical gendered perspective of Amistad Funesta and the early chronicles of José Martí / Patricia Lapolla Swier -- A brief syphilography of nineteenth-century Latin America / Juan Carlos Gonzaléz Espitia
Alternate Author Acree, William G., Jr
González Espitia, Juan Carlos

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