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The Resource Boricua pop : Puerto Ricans and the latinization of American culture, Frances Negrón-Muntaner

Boricua pop : Puerto Ricans and the latinization of American culture, Frances Negrón-Muntaner

Label
Boricua pop : Puerto Ricans and the latinization of American culture
Title
Boricua pop
Title remainder
Puerto Ricans and the latinization of American culture
Statement of responsibility
Frances Negrón-Muntaner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Negrón-Muntaner, Frances
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Sexual cultures
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  • Puerto Ricans
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Arts, Puerto Rican
  • Popular culture
  • Shame
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Puerto Rico
Label
Boricua pop : Puerto Ricans and the latinization of American culture, Frances Negrón-Muntaner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-328) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Weighing in theory : Puerto Ricans and American culture.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • 1898 : the trauma of literature, the shame of identity.
  • p. 33
  • 3.
  • Feeling pretty : West side story and U.S. Puerto Rican identity.
  • p. 58
  • 4.
  • From Puerto Rico with Trash : Holly Woodlawn's A low life in high heels.
  • p. 87
  • 5.
  • writing on the wall : the life and passion of Jean-Michel Basquiat.
  • p. 115
  • 6.
  • Flagging Madonna : performing a Puerto Rican-American erotics.
  • p. 145
  • 7.
  • Rosario's tongue : Rosario Ferre and the commodification of island literature.
  • p. 179
  • 8.
  • Barbie's hair : selling out Puerto Rican identity in the global market.
  • p. 206
  • 9.
  • Jennifer's butt : valorizing the Puerto Rican racialized female body.
  • p. 228
  • 10.
  • Ricky's hips : the queerness of Puerto Rican "white" culture.
  • p. 247
  • Postscript : words from the grave.
  • p. 273
Control code
e10000968710
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 337 p
Isbn
9780814758175
Label
Boricua pop : Puerto Ricans and the latinization of American culture, Frances Negrón-Muntaner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-328) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Weighing in theory : Puerto Ricans and American culture.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • 1898 : the trauma of literature, the shame of identity.
  • p. 33
  • 3.
  • Feeling pretty : West side story and U.S. Puerto Rican identity.
  • p. 58
  • 4.
  • From Puerto Rico with Trash : Holly Woodlawn's A low life in high heels.
  • p. 87
  • 5.
  • writing on the wall : the life and passion of Jean-Michel Basquiat.
  • p. 115
  • 6.
  • Flagging Madonna : performing a Puerto Rican-American erotics.
  • p. 145
  • 7.
  • Rosario's tongue : Rosario Ferre and the commodification of island literature.
  • p. 179
  • 8.
  • Barbie's hair : selling out Puerto Rican identity in the global market.
  • p. 206
  • 9.
  • Jennifer's butt : valorizing the Puerto Rican racialized female body.
  • p. 228
  • 10.
  • Ricky's hips : the queerness of Puerto Rican "white" culture.
  • p. 247
  • Postscript : words from the grave.
  • p. 273
Control code
e10000968710
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 337 p
Isbn
9780814758175

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