×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Chicanas/Latinas in American Theatre: A History of Performance / Edition 1
     

Chicanas/Latinas in American Theatre: A History of Performance / Edition 1

by Elizabeth C. Ramirez
 

ISBN-10: 0253213711

ISBN-13: 9780253213716

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: Indiana University Press

Elizabeth C. Ram’rez's study reveals the traditions of Chicanas/Latinas in theatre and performance, showing how Latina/Latino theatre has evolved from its pre-Columbian, Spanish, and Mexican origins to its present prominence within American theatre history. This project on women in performance serves the need for scholarship on the contributions of underrepresented

Overview

Elizabeth C. Ram’rez's study reveals the traditions of Chicanas/Latinas in theatre and performance, showing how Latina/Latino theatre has evolved from its pre-Columbian, Spanish, and Mexican origins to its present prominence within American theatre history. This project on women in performance serves the need for scholarship on the contributions of underrepresented groups in American theatre and education, in cultural studies and the humanities, and in American and world history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253213716
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction: An overview of Chicana/Chicano/Latina/Latino Drama on the American Stage

1. Homeland/Sin Fronteras to Borderlands: The Theatre
2. The Critical Role of the Mexican Revolution and Its
Impact on the American Stage
3. Barrios, Borderlands, and Mujeres: From Social Protest
to Political Performance
4. The Evolution From a Chicana to a Latina Stage: The
1970s and 1980s
5. The Emerging Chicana Playwright: The Political Act of
Writing Women
6. Current Trends and Practices

Conclusion: Approaching the Millennium: Legacies and Changing Trends

Notes
Works Cited

Indiana University Press

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews