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Author McCracken, Ellen (Ellen Marie)
Title New Latina narrative : the feminine space of postmodern ethnicity / Ellen McCracken.
Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [1999]
©1999

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.H56 M43 1999    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.H56 M43 1999    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
Author McCracken, Ellen (Ellen Marie)
Subject American fiction -- Hispanic American authors -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Hispanic American women -- Intellectual life.
Postmodernism (Literature) -- United States.
Hispanic American women in literature.
Ethnicity in literature.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Description xi, 233 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-226) and index.
Contents Introduction : narrative and social change in the age of multiculturalism -- Postmodern ethnicity as commodity : containment and resistance in new Latina narrative -- The politics of signification -- Beyond individualism : collective narration, history, and the autobiographical simulacrum -- Remapping religious space : orthodox and non-orthodox religious culture -- Transgressive narrative tactics and subcultural expression -- Gender, ethnicity, and political truth(s) : narrative harmony and dissonance.
ISBN 0816519404 (acid-free paper)
0816519412 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC # 39624777
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: Narrative and Social Change in the Age of Multiculturalism3
1Postmodern Ethnicity as Commodity: Containment and Resistance in New Latina Narrative11
2The Politics of Signification41
3Beyond Individualism: Collective Narration, History, and the Autobiographical Simulacrum65
4Remapping Religious Space: Orthodox and Non-Orthodox Religious Culture95
5Transgressive Narrative Tactics and Subcultural Expression151
6Gender, Ethnicity, and Political Truth(s): Narrative Harmony and Dissonance179
 Afterword: Toward a Multivalent Narrative201
 Notes203
 Works Cited217
 Index227


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