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Author Flores, Juan, 1943-2014

Title From bomba to hip-hop : Puerto Rican culture and Latino identity / Juan Flores.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  305.868 FLO    DUE 10-25-12 Assumed Lost
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.868 F634F    Check Shelf
Description 265 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Popular cultures, everyday lives
Popular cultures, everyday lives.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-251) and index.
Contents 1. "Pueblo pueblo": popular culture in time -- 2. Lite colonial: diversions of Puerto Rican discourse -- 3. Broken English memories: languages in the trans-colony -- 4. "Salvación Casita": space, performance, and community -- 5. "Cha-cha with a backbeat": songs and stories of Latin boogaloo -- 6. Puerto rocks: rap, roots, and amnesia -- 7. Pan-latino/trans-latino: Puerto Ricans in the "New Nueva York" -- 8. Life off the hyphen: Latino literature and Nuyorican traditions -- 9. Latino imaginary: meanings of community and identity -- 10. Latino studies: New contexts, new concepts -- Postscript: "None of the above".
Subject Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Social life and customs.
Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Ethnic identity.
Arts, Puerto Rican -- United States.
Popular culture -- United States.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1971-
ISBN 0231110766 (acid-free paper)
0231110774 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
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