Latino Arts in the United States

Latino Arts in the United States

by Frank DePietro

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Art is a wonderful way to communicate. For thousands and thousands of years, people have been creating things—from poems to pottery, music to buildings. Images, songs, pieces of writing, and other art forms tell us about people's ideas, memories, and feelings. And Latino art is some of the most exciting in the world. Discover the history and growth of Latino art. Find out how Latino art has made the United States a brighter, more beautiful place!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422293287
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 09/29/2014
Series: Hispanic Americans: Major Minority
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 64
File size: 2 MB
Age Range: 6 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

1 Art and Culture 9

2 Body and Soul: Latino Dances and Music 19

3 Stories and Poems: Latino Writers Express Themselves 29

4 Art That Speaks to the Eyes: Latino Painting 37

5 Acción! Latino Theater, TV, and Films 49

6 Celebrations! 53

Time Line 60

Find Out More 61

Index 62

Picture Credits 63

About the Author and the Consultant 64

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