Mestizo Modernity

Mestizo Modernity

Author: David S. Dalton

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ISBN: 1683400526

Category: Indians of Mexico

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This text discusses the work of José Vasconcelos, Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, Emilio 'El Indio' Fernández, El Santo, and Carlos Olvera. These artists - and many others - held diametrically opposed worldviews and used very different media while producing works during different decades. Nevertheless, each of these artists posited the fusion of the body with technology as key to forming an 'authentic' Mexican identity.

Mestizo Modernity
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David S. Dalton
Categories: Indians of Mexico
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

This text discusses the work of José Vasconcelos, Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, Emilio 'El Indio' Fernández, El Santo, and Carlos Olvera. These artists - and many others - held diametrically opposed worldviews and used very different media while producing works during different decades. Nevertheless, each of these artists posited
Mestizo Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: David S. Dalton
Categories: Indians of Mexico
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-02 - Publisher: University of Florida Press

This book discusses the work of Josâe Vasconcelos, Diego Rivera, Josâe Clemente Orozco, Emilio "El Indio" Fernâandez, El Santo, and Carlos Olvera. These artists--and many others--held diametrically opposed worldviews and used very different media while producing works during different decades. Nevertheless, each of these artists posited the fusion of the
Mestizo Modernism
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Tace Hedrick
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Focusing on four key artists who represent Latin-American modernism: Cesar Vallejo; Gabriela Mistral; Diego Rivera; and Frida Kahlo, Tace Hendrick examines what being 'modern' and 'American' meant for them and illuminates the cultural contexts within which they worked.
Deco Body, Deco City
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Ageeth Sluis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-26 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

In the turbulent decades following the Mexican Revolution, Mexico City saw a drastic influx of female migrants seeking escape and protection from the ravages of war in the countryside. While some settled in slums and tenements, where the informal economy often provided the only means of survival, the revolution, in
Rethinking Race in Modern Argentina
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Paulina Alberto
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-21 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book reconsiders the relationship between race and nation in Argentina during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries and places Argentina firmly in dialog with the literature on race and nation in Latin America, from where it has long been excluded or marginalized for being a white, European exception in a