Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood / Edition 1

Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood / Edition 1

by Clara Rodriguez, Ce Rodriguez
     
 

ISBN-10: 1588341119

ISBN-13: 9781588341112

Pub. Date: 04/19/2004

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press

Heroes, Lovers, and Others tells the fascinating history of Latinos in film, from the birth of the movies to the present, through a series of stories about Hollywood’s most famous and enduring stars. The book features such Latino legends as Dolores del Rio, Rita Hayworth, Ramon Navarro, Desi Arnaz, Anthony Quinn, Raquel Welch, Selma Hayek, and Antonio

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Heroes, Lovers, and Others tells the fascinating history of Latinos in film, from the birth of the movies to the present, through a series of stories about Hollywood’s most famous and enduring stars. The book features such Latino legends as Dolores del Rio, Rita Hayworth, Ramon Navarro, Desi Arnaz, Anthony Quinn, Raquel Welch, Selma Hayek, and Antonio Banderas. The sparkling parade of Latino film stars presented against the backdrop of American social and cultural history changes the way we think of race and ethnicity in Hollywood and challenges us to reexamine conventional ways of viewing our past.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588341112
Publisher:
Smithsonian Institution Press
Publication date:
04/19/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.48(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.72(d)

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