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The Resource Cultural agency in the Americas, Doris Sommer, editor, (electronic book)

Cultural agency in the Americas, Doris Sommer, editor, (electronic book)

Label
Cultural agency in the Americas
Title
Cultural agency in the Americas
Statement of responsibility
Doris Sommer, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of how cultural agency can be used by different organizations and artists to rethink and challenge the notion of a globalized society
Cataloging source
NcD
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1408.3
LC item number
.C83575 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sommer, Doris
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts and society
  • Art and state
  • Social change
  • Globalization
  • Latin America
Label
Cultural agency in the Americas, Doris Sommer, editor, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-369) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Wiggle room / Doris Sommer -- Intervening from and through research practice : meditations on the Cuzco workshop / Jesús Martín Barbero -- Between technology and culture : communication and modernity in Latin America / Jesús Martín Barbero -- DNA of performance / Diana Taylor -- A city that improvises its globalization / Néstir García Canclini -- The cultural agency of wounded bodies politic : ethnicity and gender as prosthetic support in postwar Guatemala / Diane M. Nelson -- Tradition, transnationalism, and gender in the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé / J. Lorand Matory -- The discourses of diversity : language, ethnicity, and interculturality in Latin America / Juan Carlos Godenzzi -- Conspiracy on the sidelines : how the Maya won the war / Arturo Arias -- Radio Taino and the Cuban quest for identi...qué? / Ariana Hernández-Reguant -- Olodum's transcultural spaces : community and difference in Afro-Brazilian contemporary performance / Denise Corte -- Political construction and cultural instrumentalities of indigenism in Brazil, with echoes from Latin America / Alcida Rita Ramos -- Questioning state geographies of inclusion in Argentina : the cultural politics of organizations with Mapuche leadership and philosophy / Claudia Briones -- Cultural agency and political struggle in the era of the indio permitido / Charles R. Hale and Rosamel Millamán -- The crossroads of faith : heroism and melancholia in the Columbian "violentologists" (1980-2000) / Santiago Villaveces-Izquierdo -- Afterword : a fax, two moles, a consul, and a judge / Mary Louise Pratt -- Afterword : spread it around! / Claudio Lomnitz
Control code
20080423030928.0
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
385 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822387480
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Cultural agency in the Americas, Doris Sommer, editor, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-369) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Wiggle room / Doris Sommer -- Intervening from and through research practice : meditations on the Cuzco workshop / Jesús Martín Barbero -- Between technology and culture : communication and modernity in Latin America / Jesús Martín Barbero -- DNA of performance / Diana Taylor -- A city that improvises its globalization / Néstir García Canclini -- The cultural agency of wounded bodies politic : ethnicity and gender as prosthetic support in postwar Guatemala / Diane M. Nelson -- Tradition, transnationalism, and gender in the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé / J. Lorand Matory -- The discourses of diversity : language, ethnicity, and interculturality in Latin America / Juan Carlos Godenzzi -- Conspiracy on the sidelines : how the Maya won the war / Arturo Arias -- Radio Taino and the Cuban quest for identi...qué? / Ariana Hernández-Reguant -- Olodum's transcultural spaces : community and difference in Afro-Brazilian contemporary performance / Denise Corte -- Political construction and cultural instrumentalities of indigenism in Brazil, with echoes from Latin America / Alcida Rita Ramos -- Questioning state geographies of inclusion in Argentina : the cultural politics of organizations with Mapuche leadership and philosophy / Claudia Briones -- Cultural agency and political struggle in the era of the indio permitido / Charles R. Hale and Rosamel Millamán -- The crossroads of faith : heroism and melancholia in the Columbian "violentologists" (1980-2000) / Santiago Villaveces-Izquierdo -- Afterword : a fax, two moles, a consul, and a judge / Mary Louise Pratt -- Afterword : spread it around! / Claudio Lomnitz
Control code
20080423030928.0
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
385 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822387480
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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