A deeply researched, pathbreaking collection of original and newly translated essays on slavery in Spain, Hispaniola, and Puerto Rico.
Assesses a distinct style of thinking in twentieth-century Spanish writing, one in which literature plays a central role in reaching behind philosophy to essential sources of life and meaning.
Explores the close relationship between comics and urbanism in one of Europe's most notable global cities.
An interdisciplinary analysis of gender, race, empire, and colonialism in fin-de-siècle Spanish literature and culture across the global Hispanic world.
First book in English to offer a thorough introduction to key concepts and figures in Spanish feminist thought.
A fascinating collection of essays and conversations on the changing nature of language.
The first study to undertake a wide-ranging comparison of invocations of al-Andalus across the the Arab and Hispanic worlds.
Analyzes the theme of self-sacrifice in Puerto Rican literature through psychoanalytic theory.
Engages in a critical reanalysis of historical Ibero-American experimental poetry in order to demonstrate how the contemporary digital vanguard owes much to this tradition.
Draws from Latina feminism, existential phenomenology, and race theory to explore the concept of selfhood.
Explores the ideological and emotional trauma created after the withering of the socialist utopia in Cuba.
Analyzes theatrical texts and performances while providing political and historical mappings.
Discusses how theories of queer performativity, as articulated within the US Academy, are unable to capture the whole of Latino American queer subjectivity and experience.
An interdisciplinary study of the rise of empirical observation in the Spanish arts and sciences as the principle vehicle for acquiring knowledge about the natural world.
Examines the work of prolific Dominican American writer Julia Alvarez.
Rethinks the concepts of nation, imperialism, and globalization by examining the everyday writing of the newspaper chronicle and blog in Spain and Latin America.
Incisive exploration of the work of Cuban-American artist Alberto Rey.
Analyzes the literary representations of women in Salvadoran and US-Salvadoran narratives since 1980.
A look at the Latino experience in the American South using data from Richmond, Virginia.
Examines the policy stances of two major Hispanic interest groups.
Encourages a deep reading of a selection of essential Spanish films.
Compelling stories and striking photographs illustrate the challenges and highlights of Latino/a life in Portland, Maine.
Offers a detailed picture of the lives of Cuban Americans through interviews with artists, writers, and philosophers.
Internationally renowned scholars address the Cuban diaspora from multiple perspectives and locations.
This first-of-its-kind volume bridges Chicana/Latina feminist perspectives with education and offers innovative ideas on teaching and learning, and ways of knowing.
Nationwide study of the proposal and adoption of minority-opportunity districts at the local level.
Provides an enhanced sense of what’s required to genuinely care for and educate the U. S.–Mexican youth in America.
This book provides broad coverage of the various research approaches that have been used to study the development of ethnic identity in children and adolescents and the transmission of ethnic identity ...
This book treats the major issues of assessment and access as they relate to the Hispanic communities of the United States. For the purpose of increasing Hispanic access to higher education, it explores ...