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Chicano Popular Culture, Second Edition
Que Hable el Pueblo
By Charles M. Tatum
312 pp. / 6.00 x 9.00 / 2017
Paper (978-0-8165-3652-8) [s]
  
Series
  - The Mexican American Experience

Related Interest
  - Latina and Latino Studies


Chicano Popular Culture, Second Edition provides a fascinating, timely, and accessible introduction to Chicano cultural expression and representation. New sections discuss music, with an
A great introduction to Chican@ cultural behavior and representation. I have found few books that provide the same quality of survey with clear examples of cultural expressions.

—Eric Romero, New Mexico Highlands University

A well-presented update of a great resource for students of Chicana/o studies. From Selena to The House on Mango Street to bathtub tributes to La Virgen de Guadalupe, you get a glimpse into the culture of the Southwest.

—Jose F. Quintana, Metropolitan State University of Denver

emphasis on hip-hop and rap; cinema and filmmakers; media, including the contributions of Jorge Ramos and María Hinojosa; and celebrations and other popular traditions, including quinceañeras, cincuentañeras, and César Chávez Day.

This edition features:
  • Chicanas in the Chicano Movement and Chicanos since the Chicano Movement

  • New material on popular authors such as Denise Chávez, Alfredo Vea, Luis Alberto Urrea, and Juan Felipe Herrera

  • Suggested Readings to supplement each chapter

  • Theoretical approaches to popular culture, including the perspectives of Norma Cantú, Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Pancho McFarland, Michelle Habell-Pallán, and Víctor Sorell

With clear examples, an engaging writing style, and helpful discussion questions, Chicano Popular Culture, Second Edition invites readers to discover and enjoy Mexican American popular culture.


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