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Author Latorre, Guisela, 1970-

Title Walls of empowerment : Chicana/o indigenist murals of California / Guisela Latorre.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008.


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Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 292 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-282) and index.
Contents Indigenism and Chicana/o muralism: the radicalization of an aesthetic -- The dialectics of continuity and disruption: Chicana/o and Mexican indigenist murals -- The Chicano movement and indigenist murals: the formation of a nationalist canon and identity -- Graffiti and murals: urban culture and indigenist glyphs -- The Chicana/o mural environment: indigenist aesthetics and urban spaces -- Gender, indigenism, and Chicana muralists -- Murals and postmodernism: post-movimiento, heterogeneity, and new media in Chicana/o indigenism.
Subject Mexican American mural painting and decoration -- Political aspects -- California, Southern -- 20th century.
Street art -- California, Southern.
Indians in art.
ISBN 9780292718838 (alk. paper)
0292718837 (alk. paper)
9780292719064 (pbk. : alk. paper)
029271906X (pbk. : alk. paper)

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