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Title Coded encounters : writing, gender, and ethnicity in colonial Latin America / edited by Francisco Javier Cevallos-Candau .. [and others]..

Publication Info. Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  980.013 C669C    Check Shelf
Description viii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Note "A selection of papers presented at the 1990 Five College Symposium "Reflections of Social Reality: Writings in Colonial Latin America"--P. vii.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-286) and index.
Contents Introduction / Francisco Javier Cevallos-Candau -- pt. 1. Representing the New World: The movable center : geographical discourses and territoriality during the expansion of the Spanish Empire / Walter O. Mignolo -- The articulation of alterity on the northern frontier : the Relatione della navigatione & scoperta by Fernando de Alarcón, 1540 / Maureen Ahern -- Of peanuts and bread : images of the raw and the refined in the sixteenth-century conquest of New Spain / Abel A. Alves -- pt. 2. The institutionalization of the colony: Peaceful conquest and law in the Relación (Account) of Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca / Rolena Adorno -- Colonial literature and social reality in Brazil and the Viceroyalty of Peru : the satirical poetry of Gregório de Matos and Juan del Valle y Caviedes / Lúcia Helena S. Costigan -- Mateo Rosas de Oquendo's Sátira : carnival, necromancy and political subversion / Pedro Lasarte -- pt. 3. Amerindian and Proamerindian texts: Cultural resistance in the Andes and its depiction in Atau Wallpaj P'uchukakuyninpa Wankan or Tragedy of Atahualpa's death / Raquel Chang-Rodríguez -- The theology of concupiscence : Spanish-Quechua confessional manuals in the Andes / Regina Harrison -- pt. 4. Women in colonial Latin America: Lo femenino : women in colonial historical sources / Asunción Lavrin -- Catalina de Erauso : from anomaly to icon / Stephanie Merrim -- "La gran turba de las que merecieron nombres" : Sor Juana's foremothers in "La respuesta a Sor Filotea / Nina M. Scott -- Of "orders" and "disorders" : analogy in the baroque lyric (from Góngora to Sor Juan) / Antonio Carreño -- pt. 5. Late colonial times: Satire and eighteenth-century colonial Spanish-American society / Julie Greer Johnson -- Concolorcorvo : guide for travelers in eighteenth-century Spanish America / Karen Stolley -- Cirilo Villaverde, the seeker of origins / Antonio Benítez-Rojo.
Subject Latin America -- History -- To 1830.
Marginality, Social -- Latin America.
Literature and society -- Latin America.
Latin American literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Cevallos Candau, Francisco J., 1956-
Five College Symposium "Reflections of Social Reality: Writings in Colonial Latin America" (1990)
ISBN 087023885X cloth alkaline paper
0870238868 paperback alkaline paper
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