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Antennas and Mimeograph Machines: Postwar Mass Media and the Chicano/a Street Press

Randy J. Ontiveros

in In the Spirit of a New People: The Cultural Politics of the Chicano Movement

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814738849
eISBN:
9780814738887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814738849.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter studies the reductive news coverage of the Chicano/a movement on television. Network journalists at NBC and elsewhere interpreted Chicano activism as another racialized threat to an ... More


Introduction: The Art and History of the Chicano Movement

Randy J. Ontiveros

in In the Spirit of a New People: The Cultural Politics of the Chicano Movement

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814738849
eISBN:
9780814738887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814738849.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This introductory chapter argues that the Chicano/a movement—a nationwide campaign that began in the 1960s for the civil rights of Mexican Americans—is an image of a social movement that transformed ... More


Queer Citizenship: José Antonio Villarreal’s Pocho and Chicano Cultural Nationalism of the Late Nineteenth Century

Alberto Varon

in Before Chicano: Citizenship and the Making of Mexican American Manhood, 1848-1959

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479863969
eISBN:
9781479868827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479863969.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter sutures the pre- and post-civil rights movements—a divide that operates as a historical schism for Latino Studies. Analyzing José Antonio Villarreal’s novel Pocho (1959, which many have ... More


Hero Making in El Movimiento: Reies López Tijerina and the Chicano Nationalist Imaginary

Lee Bebout

in Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670864
eISBN:
9781452946917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670864.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the internal diversity and the desire for unity within the Chicano movement. More specifically, it analyzes the sites of tension and influence between two competing strands of ... More


The Chicano Familia Romance

Rosa Linda Fregoso

in meXicana Encounters: The Making of Social Identities on the Borderlands

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520229976
eISBN:
9780520937284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520229976.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter considers the salience of the ideology of la familia in Chicana/Chicano cultural discourse and politics. The discussion also reflects on the effects of its monolithic representation for ... More


Introduction

Lori A. Flores

in Grounds For Dreaming: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworker Movement

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300196962
eISBN:
9780300216387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300196962.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This book investigates the history of the Salinas Valley to show how agriculture-centered environments and economies affected the politicization of U.S.-born and immigrant Mexicans in ... More


From Eighteenth Street to La Dieciocho: Neighborhood Transformation in the Age of the Chicano Movement

Lilia Fernandez

in Brown in the Windy City: Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar Chicago

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226244259
eISBN:
9780226244280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226244280.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Pilsen, Eighteenth Street, or the “Lower West Side,” resembled much like the rest of Chicago: layered with generations of immigrants from different ethnic groups and racially segregated. During the ... More


Of Mothers and Revolucionarias: Movement Chicanas Fashioning a Feminism of Their Own

Lee Bebout

in Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670864
eISBN:
9781452946917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670864.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the emergence of early Chicana feminist thought and how feminists of the Chicano movement deployed the mythohistorical to claim cultural citizenship within the Chicana/o ... More


In the Spirit of a New People: The Cultural Politics of the Chicano Movement

Randy J. Ontiveros

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814738849
eISBN:
9780814738887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814738849.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Reexamining the Chicano civil rights movement of the 1960s and 1970s, this book brings to light new insights about social activism in the twentieth-century and new lessons for progressive politics in ... More


A Town Full of Dead Mexicans: The Salinas Valley Bracero Tragedy of 1963

Lori A. Flores

in Grounds For Dreaming: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworker Movement

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300196962
eISBN:
9780300216387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300196962.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the bracero tragedy of 1963 in the Salinas Valley, the communities involved in and affected by it, and its impact on the Bracero Program and California's Chicano Movement. The ... More


Company Man

Mario T. García

in Father Luis Olivares a Biography

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781469643311
eISBN:
9781469643335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469643311.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Following his ordination, Olivares embarked on a teaching and administrative career within the Claretian order. After teaching back at Del Amo Seminary, Olivares soon rose up through the ... More


Introduction: We Gotta Get on This Immigration Issue

Jimmy Patiño

in Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in the San Diego

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635569
eISBN:
9781469635576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635569.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter introduces the main ideas, people and preceding history of the deportation regime, Mexican American activism, and outline of the book chapters. It explains what led the small print shop ... More


Mythohistorical Interventions at the Intersection of American Studies and Chicana/o Studies

Lee Bebout

in Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670864
eISBN:
9781452946917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670864.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This book explores the impact of myth and history on the social struggle of the Chicano movement and the postmovement years. It argues that myth and history constitute a foundational element to ... More


He Had a Uniform and Authority: Border Patrol Violence, Women’s Agency, and Chicano/Mexicano Resistance

Jimmy Patiño

in Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in the San Diego

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635569
eISBN:
9781469635576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635569.003.0003
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 2 explores the process in which some Chicano Movement activists in San Diego began to identify immigration as central to their struggles for self-determination and Mexican immigrants as part ... More


Legal Services and the Cockroach Revolution

Stephen Schryer

in Maximum Feasible Participation: American Literature and the War on Poverty

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781503603677
eISBN:
9781503606081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503603677.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter focuses on the Chicano writer and lawyer Oscar Zeta Acosta, whose novels, Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo and Revolt of the Cockroach People, chart his transformation into a radical ... More


For Those Families Who Are Deported and Have No Place to Land: Building CASA Justicia

Jimmy Patiño

in Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in the San Diego

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635569
eISBN:
9781469635576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635569.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 3 intervenes in the larger scholarship on CASA (The Center for Autonomous Social Action), a national Chicano Movement organization based in Los Angeles, by being the first analysis of its San ... More


Latinos Reject America’s Definition: 1965–1975

David E. Hayes-Bautista

in La Nueva California: Latinos from Pioneers to Post-Millennials

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520292529
eISBN:
9780520966024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292529.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The Chicano Generation, largely the grandchildren of refugees who fled the Mexican Revolution from 1910 to 1930, came of age in the 1960s and 1970s and rejected the nativist definition of Latinos by ... More


Introduction: Representing Race, Producing Culture: Chicano/a Literature and the Sociology of Assimilation

John Alba Cutler

in Ends of Assimilation: The Formation of Chicano Literature

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780190210113
eISBN:
9780190210144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210113.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The introduction presents the productive disjuncture between Chicano/a literature and assimilation sociology. This disjuncture results from the radically different ways these two fields talk about ... More


Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies

Lee Bebout

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670864
eISBN:
9781452946917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670864.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This book explores how myth and history impacted the social struggle of the Chicano movement and the postmovement years. Drawing on archival materials and political speeches as well as music and ... More


Raza Sí, Migra No: Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in the San Diego

Jimmy Patiño

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635569
eISBN:
9781469635576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635569.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

As immigration from Mexico to the United States grew through the 1970s and 1980s, the Border Patrol, police, and other state agents exerted increasing violence against ethnic Mexicans in San Diego’s ... More


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