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The counter-tradition and symbolic inversion

Mícheál Ó hAodha

in ‘Insubordinate Irish’: Travellers in the Text

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083044
eISBN:
9781781702437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083044.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

This chapter describes what may be termed a ‘counter-tradition’ to that which proposes an anti-Traveller discourse in Irish tradition. This counter-tradition manifests itself in a story entitled ... More


Madalena Schwartz: A Jewish Brazilian Photographer

David William Foster

in São Paulo: Perspectives on the City and Cultural Production

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036656
eISBN:
9780813038445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036656.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Madalena Schwartz was another important foreign photographer of São Paulo. She was also a Jewish refugee (from Hungary, via Buenos Aires), and although she did not begin working in photography until ... More


Dinah Hood, “The State Is Supreme”: Arizona, 1863–1935

Katrina Jagodinsky

in Legal Codes and Talking Trees: Indigenous Women's Sovereignty in the Sonoran and Puget Sound Borderlands, 1854-1946

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300211689
eISBN:
9780300220810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300211689.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter examines how Indigenous women practiced survivance by focusing on the case of Dinah Foote Hood in Arizona Territory during the period 1863–1935. In 1913, Dinah Foote Hood, a Yavapai ... More


Glory and Agony: Isaac's Sacrifice and National Narrative

Yael Feldman

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759021
eISBN:
9780804777360
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759021.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This book is a history of the shifting attitudes toward national sacrifice in Hebrew culture over the last century. Its point of departure is Zionism's obsessive preoccupation with its haunting ... More


Debating Dominicanidad in the Nineteenth Century

April J. Mayes

in The Mulatto Republic: Class, Race, and Dominican National Identity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049199
eISBN:
9780813050041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049199.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter argues that during the nineteenth century, three competing ideas about Dominicans as a nation emerged: indigenísmo, mulatismo, and Antillanismo. Although they shared a bucolic ... More


Hypertext in Context: Space and Time in the Hypertext and Hypermedia Fictions of Blas Valdez and Doménico Chiappe

Thea Pitman

in Latin American Cyberculture and Cyberliterature

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310614
eISBN:
9781846313462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313462.015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter addresses one of Doménico Chiappe's hypermedia fictions, along with Blas Valdez, to situate them within a Latin American cultural and literary context and to tease out their connection ... More


On the Life and Death of Father Dueñas

Keith L. Camacho

in Cultures of Commemoration: The Politics of War, Memory, and History in the Mariana Islands

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835460
eISBN:
9780824868512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835460.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This concluding chapter summarizes the key themes explored in the social history of World War II, and in particular raises questions about the future of commemorative activities in the Mariana ... More


Zigzagging through History: Ernesto Galarza, Jesús Colón, and the Development of Insurgent Consciousness

David J. Vázquez

in Triangulations: Narrative Strategies for Navigating Latino Identity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816673261
eISBN:
9781452947310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816673261.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter considers Jesús Colón’s A Puerto Rican in New York (1982) and Ernesto Galarza’s Barrio Boy (1971) to understand how they triangulate concrete intellectual foundations for Latina/o ... More


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