Accessible Citizenships: Disability, Nation, and the Cultural Politics of Greater Mexico

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Accessible Citizenships examines Chicana/o cultural representations that conceptualize political community through images of disability. Working against the assumption that disability is a metaphor for social decay or political crisis, Julie Avril Minich analyzes literature, film, and visual art post-1980 in which representations of non-normative bodies work to expand our understanding of what it means to belong to a political community. Minich shows how queer writers like Arturo Islas and Cherrie Moraga have ...

Accessible Citizenships: Disability, Nation, and the Cultural Politics of Greater Mexico 2013, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, Pa

ISBN-13: 9781439910702

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Accessible Citizenships: Disability, Nation, and the Cultural Politics of Greater Mexico 2013, Temple University Press

ISBN-13: 9781439910696

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