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Sacred Iconographies in Chicana Cultural Productions Clara Román-Odio

Sacred Iconographies in Chicana Cultural Productions

Clara Román-Odio

Published May 14th 2014
ISBN : 9781137077714
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213 pages
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This bookaexamines the iconography of the Virgin of Guadalupe as a force for social justice and feminist emancipation within Chicana cultural productions from 1975 to 2010.a In theseaproductions the Virgin serves as a paradigm to unlock the historiesMoreThis bookaexamines the iconography of the Virgin of Guadalupe as a force for social justice and feminist emancipation within Chicana cultural productions from 1975 to 2010.a In theseaproductions the Virgin serves as a paradigm to unlock the histories of conquest and colonization, racism, gender, and sexual oppression in the U.S.-Mexico borderland and beyond, and as a means to negotiate new social relations through spiritual mestizaje.