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Altermundos : Latina/O Speculative Literature, Film, and Popular Culture (Paperback)

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Speculative fiction—encompassing both science fiction and fantasy—has emerged as a dynamic field within Chicana/o and Latina/o studies, producing new critical vocabularies and approaches to topics that include colonialism and modernity, immigration and globalization, race and gender. As the first collection engaging Chicana/o and Latina/o speculative cultural production, Altermundos: Latin@ Speculative Literature, Film, and Popular Culture provides a comprehensive alternative to the view of speculative fiction as a largely white, male, Eurocentric, and heteronormative genre. It features original essays from more than twenty-five scholars as well as interviews, manifestos, short fiction, and new works from Chicana/o and Latina/o artists.

Number of Pages: 380
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr
Language: English
Street Date: April 4, 2017
TCIN: 52257175
UPC: 9780895511638
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-4410
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