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After Latino Metropolis: Cultural Political Economy and Alternative Futures

Victor Valle and Rodolfo D. Torres

in Latino Urbanism: The Politics of Planning, Policy and Redevelopment

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814784044
eISBN:
9780814724705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814784044.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This concluding chapter makes the general case for grounding a twenty-first-century critical Latina/o urbanism in something provisionally called the “cultural political economy” in an attempt to ... More


Toward a New Research Agenda

Frances R. Aparicio

in Negotiating Latinidad: Intralatina/o Lives in Chicago

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042690
eISBN:
9780252051555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042690.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This brief concluding section summarizes the implications of analyzing Intralatino’a lives for Latino/a Studies. It identifies future research topics that can be framed as inter- and intralatino/a ... More


Locas, Papis, and Muscle Queens: Racialized Discourses of Masculinity and Desire

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Chapter 7, “Locas, Papis, and Muscle Queens: Competing Discourses of Masculinity and Desire” is the first of two chapters that examine the meanings of gender in Cuban American gay male culture in the ... More


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

Alberto Varon

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479863969
eISBN:
9781479868827
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479863969.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Before Chicano: Citizenship and the Making of Mexican American Manhood, 1848-1959 is the first book-length study of Latino manhood before the civil rights movement of the 1960s. Mexican Americans are ... More


Introduction

Deborah E. Kanter

in Chicago Católico: Making Catholic Parishes Mexican

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780252042973
eISBN:
9780252051845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042973.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explains the book’s origins. Visits to Chicago’s Mexican churches suggested a complex, multiethnic history that required learning about Chicago’s eastern European immigrants. Mexican ... More


Families, Disclosure, and Visibility

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Chapter 6, “Families, Disclosure, and Visibility” explores how Cuban American gay men discussed their relationships with biological family or families of origin. I place my research in dialogue with ... More


Diversión: Play and Popular Culture in Cuban America

Albert Sergio Laguna

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781479836017
eISBN:
9781479820306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479836017.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Diversión contends that our understanding of the Cuban diaspora is lacking not in seriousness, but in play. Against the melancholia, anger, and pain that have defined dominant characterizations of ... More


The Politics of Partnership

Luis Daniel Gascón and Aaron Roussell

in The Limits of Community Policing: Civilian Power and Police Accountability in Black and Brown Los Angeles

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479871209
eISBN:
9781479870318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479871209.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter explores how power struggles with police and racial antagonisms between Blacks and Latin@s problematize the goals of community policing and diminish the influence community leaders could ... More


Introduction: Feeling Cuban

Albert Sergio Laguna

in Diversión: Play and Popular Culture in Cuban America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781479836017
eISBN:
9781479820306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479836017.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The introduction sets up two of the book’s primary objectives. First, it establishes the concept of diversión as a necessary affective complement to Cuban American Studies and Latina/o Studies more ... More


Pájaration and Transculturation: Language and Meaning in Gay Cuban Miami

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Chapter 4, “Pájaration and Transculturation: Language and Meaning in Miami’s Cuban American Gay Male Worlds,” analyzes the racial, gender, and sexual politics expressed in the linguistic practices of ... More


From UMAPs to Save Our Children: Policing Homosexuality in Cuba and Miami before 1980

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

In Chapter 1, “From UMAPs to Save Our Children: Policing Visible Homosexuality in Cuba and Miami before 1980,” I juxtapose a discussion of the ways the Cuban state targeted gender-transgressive gay ... More


Cultures of Gay Visibility and Renarrating Mariel

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Chapter 3, “Cultures of Gay Visibility and Re-Narrating Mariel,” focuses on how the Mariel migration was remembered and re-narrated in subsequent decades. I analyze the intense visibility of one of ... More


¡Oye Loca!: Gay Cuba in Dra

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Chapter 8, “¡Oye Loca!: Gay Cuba in Drag,” conveys the Cuban American gay structure of feeling evident in and created through drag performances. In my analysis of these shows, I focus on the content ... More


Farm Worker Futurism: Speculative Technologies of Resistance

Curtis Marez

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780816672318
eISBN:
9781452954288
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816672318.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Speculative Technologies is a cultural study of technology in conflicts between California agribusiness and workers of color in California from the 1940s to the 1990s and beyond. An important ... More


Narratives of Nation and Sexual Identity: Remembering Cuba

Susana Peña

in Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Chapter 5, “Narratives of Nation and Sexual Identity: Cuban American Gay Men ‘Remember’ Cuba,” examines how gay men constructed Cuba through narratives of memory, family stories, contact with recent ... More


Conclusion

Juliet Hooker

in Theorizing Race in the Americas: Douglass, Sarmiento, Du Bois, and Vasconcelos

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190633691
eISBN:
9780190633714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190633691.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

The conclusion develops the implications of hemispheric juxtaposition for comparative political theory, and for African American studies, Latin American studies, and Latino studies. It explains how a ... More


Oye Loca: From the Mariel Boatlift to Gay Cuban Miami

Susana Peña

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665532
eISBN:
9781452946399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665532.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

THE 1980 MARIEL BOATLIFT was a turning point in Miami’s Cuban American and gay histories. My work begins with this moment of cultural collision. It examines discourses about Mariel that both ... More


The Making of Lakeside

Luis Daniel Gascón and Aaron Roussell

in The Limits of Community Policing: Civilian Power and Police Accountability in Black and Brown Los Angeles

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479871209
eISBN:
9781479870318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479871209.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter looks through the eyes of Ms. Mayfield, a longtime resident and CPAB member, at the formation of the Lakeside community. Similar to the previous chapter, here the authors examine how ... More


Don’t Let Anyone Else Do Your Job

Stanley Fish

in Save the World on Your Own Time

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195369021
eISBN:
9780197563243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195369021.003.0009
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

Of course, there’s no shortage of people who will step in to do your job if you default on it. The corporate world looks to the university for its workforce. Parents want the university to pick up ... More


Roots, Rebellion, and Reform

Luis Daniel Gascón and Aaron Roussell

in The Limits of Community Policing: Civilian Power and Police Accountability in Black and Brown Los Angeles

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479871209
eISBN:
9781479870318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479871209.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter closely examines three of LA’s biggest violent disturbances—the 1943 Government Riot (popularly known as the Zoot Suit Riots), the 1965 Watts Rebellion, and the 1992 Rodney King ... More


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