Chicanos and Film: Representation and Resistance / Edition 1

Chicanos and Film: Representation and Resistance / Edition 1

by Chon A. Noriega
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816622183

ISBN-13: 9780816622184

Pub. Date: 01/28/1992

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

To date, Chicano and Latino representation and participation in the American film industry have been largely ignored by film scholars. Genre criticism has been particularly oblivious to the presence of Chicanos in genres that have, at times, been constructed around a Chicano or Chicana 'other'--Westerns, social problems films, and the more recent urban violence film.

Overview

To date, Chicano and Latino representation and participation in the American film industry have been largely ignored by film scholars. Genre criticism has been particularly oblivious to the presence of Chicanos in genres that have, at times, been constructed around a Chicano or Chicana 'other'--Westerns, social problems films, and the more recent urban violence film.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816622184
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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