Category Archives: English

Keller, Gary D., Joaquín Alvarado, Kaytie Johnson, Mary Erickson. Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Art: Artists, Work, Culture, and Education. 2002

The result of years of careful preparation, this two-volume work covers the artistic production and biographies of nearly 200 individual artists from across the United States as well as Chicano/a artists residing in Mexico and elsewhere. This unique work was … Continue reading

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Keller, Gary D., Mary Erickson, Pat Villeneuve. Chicano Art for Our Millennium: Collected Works from the Arizona State University Community. 2004

This beautifully produced coffee-table book showcases more than 120 works of Chicana and Chicano art and provides a good representation of the art movement for general readers as well as students. Created in part as a catalog for the 2004 … Continue reading

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Saldívar, Ramón. The Borderlands of Culture: Américo Paredes and the Transnational Imaginary. 2006

Poet, novelist, journalist, and ethnographer, Américo Paredes (1915–1999) was a pioneering figure in Mexican American border studies and a founder of Chicano studies. Paredes taught literature and anthropology at the University of Texas, Austin for decades, and his ethnographic and … Continue reading

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