Next of Kin: The Family in Chicano/a Cultural Politics

Next of Kin: The Family in Chicano/a Cultural Politics

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by Richard T. Rodríguez
     
 

A feminist analysis of the Chicano family that sees it as a site of political struggle with patriarchal masculinity, nationalism, and homophobia.

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Overview

A feminist analysis of the Chicano family that sees it as a site of political struggle with patriarchal masculinity, nationalism, and homophobia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822345435
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
06/16/2009
Series:
Latin America Otherwise Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Richard T. Rodríguez is Associate Professor of English and Latina/Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Table of Contents

About the Series v

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction: Staking Family Claims 1

Reappraising the Archive 19

Shooting the Patriarch 55

The Verse of the Godfather 95

Carnal Knowledge 135

Afterword: Making Queer Familia 167

Notes 177

Bibliography 211

Discography 235

Filmography 237

Index 239

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