Examining popular culture, literature, photography, television, and visual art, The Un/Making of Latina/o Citizenship: Culture, Politics, and Aesthetics sheds light on the misrepresentations of Latina/os in the mass media. Shaping a critical discussion of Latina/o culture that is hopeful, contributors to this collection map out the tenuous relationship between experiences of self-representation and actual liberation and explore Latina/os as represented in mass media versus their daily lives. By clearly dividing these (mis) representations, this volume imagines a better future for Latina/os in the United States.These lawsnot only effectively legalize racial profiling, but they make police and schools into immigration agents, ... he is ain this country illegallya while he isdressed in a Dracula costume, on Halloween, parodying the stereotype of immigrantsanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Un/Making of Latina/o Citizenship|
|Author||:||Ellie D. Hernández, Eliza Rodriguez y Gibson|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2014-08-20|