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Title The Cambridge history of Latin America. Volume 10, Latin America since 1930 :Ideas, culture, and society / edited by Leslie Bethell
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 645 pages)
Contents The multiverse of Latin American identity, c. 1920-c. 1970 / Richard M. Morse -- Latin American narrative since c. 1920 / Gerald Martin -- Latin American poetry, c. 1920-1950 / Jamie Concha -- Latin American poetry since 1950 / Jason Wilson -- Indigenous literatures and cultures in twentieth-century Latin America / Gordon Brotherston -- Latin American music, c. 1920-c. 1980 / Gerald H. Béhague -- Latin American architecture, c. 1920-c. 1980 ; Latin American art since c. 1920 / Damián Bayón -- Latin American cinema / John King -- Latin American broadcasting / Elizabeth Fox
Summary The essays in Volume X discuss the modernist culture of the 1920s in Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico; the renaissance of Latin American philosophy in the 1940s; major trends in Latin American narrative and poetry, including the indigenous literatures and cultures; the work of twentieth-century Latin American composers, architects, and filmmakers; Latin American mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio and television; and the development of sculpture, painting, and mural art in the twentieth century. As such, this volume will be an important resource for scholars and general readers seeking to understand modern Latin American culture
Analysis Central America History
South America History
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 569-621) and index
Subject Latin America -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
Author Bethell, Leslie.
ISBN 9781139055253 (electronic bk.)
1139055259 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Latin America since 1930. Ideas, culture, and society