Modernity and the Nation in Mexican Representations of Masculinity

This book looks at representations of the male body, sexuality and power in the arts in Mexico.

Modernity and the Nation in Mexican Representations of Masculinity

This book looks at representations of the male body, sexuality and power in the arts in Mexico. It analyses literature, visual art and cinema produced from the 1870s to the present, focusing on the Porfirian regime, the Post-revolutionary era, the decadence of the revolutionary state and the emergence of the neo-liberal order in the 1980s.

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Modernity and the Nation in Mexican Representations of Masculinity
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: H. Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-29 - Publisher: Springer

This book looks at representations of the male body, sexuality and power in the arts in Mexico. It analyses literature, visual art and cinema produced from the 1870s to the present, focusing on the Porfirian regime, the Post-revolutionary era, the decadence of the revolutionary state and the emergence of the
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Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Simon Wendt, Pablo Dominguez Andersen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer

Masculinities and the Nation in the Modern World sheds new light on the interrelationship between gender and the nation, focusing on the role of masculinities in various processes of nation-building in the modern world between 1800 and the 1960s.
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Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Tina Mai Chen, David S. Churchill
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-27 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume considers the confluence of World History and historical materialism, with the following guiding question in mind: given developments in the field of historical materialism concerned with the intersection of race, gender, labour, and class, why is it that within the field of World History, historical materialism has been
Societal Constructions of Masculinity in Chicanx and Mexican Literature
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Bryan Pearce-Gonzales, Kathryn Quinn-Sánchez
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-07 - Publisher: Vernon Press

'Societal Constructions of Masculinity in Chicanx and Mexican Literature: From Machismo to Feminist Masculinity' demonstrates how masculinity has been constructed and deconstructed as a challenge or reinforcement of patriarchy in cultural works over the last 50 years. The discussion therein focuses on the cultural shift towards a feminist masculinity and
The Body as Capital
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Vinodh Venkatesh
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-10 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

Part III. Novel and Transnational Masculinities -- 9. Glocalized Masculinities of the Barrio Alto -- 10. Materializing the Penis -- 11. Challenging Novel Masculinities -- Conclusion: Of Tropes and Men -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index