Latin Looks: Images Of Latinas And Latinos In The U.s. Media, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Latin Looks

Images Of Latinas And Latinos In The U.s. Media, 1st Edition

By Clara E Rodriguez


324 pages

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Table of Contents

Introduction -- Latinos on Television and in the News -- Out of the Picture: Hispanics in the Media -- Hispanic Voices -- Distorted Reality -- The Silver Screen -- Visual Retrospective -- Citizen Chicano: The Trials and Titillations of Ethnicity in the American Cinema, 1935-1992 -- Stereotyping in Films in Seneral and of the Hispanic in Particular -- Chicanas in Film -- From Assimilation to Annihilation -- West Side Story -- Keeping It Reel? Films of the 1980s and 1990s -- Creating Alternative Images -- From the Margin to the Center -- Unofficial Stories -- Type and Stereotype: Chicano Images in Film -- Two Film Reviews -- Hispanic-Oriented Media -- Strategies for Change -- Promoting Analytical and Critical Viewing -- Questions and Reflections About the Readings in This Book -- What We Can Do -- About the Book and Editor

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