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I Speak of the City: Mexico City at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

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I Speak of the City: Mexico City at the Turn of the Twentieth Century - Tenorio-Trillo, Mauricio
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In this dazzling multidisciplinary tour of Mexico City, Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo focuses on the period 1880 to 1940, the decisive decades that shaped the city into what it is today. Through a kaleidoscope of expository forms, I Speak of the City connects the realms of literature, architecture, music, popular language, art, and public health to investigate the city in a variety of contexts: as a living history textbook, as an expression of the state, as a modernist capital, as a laboratory, and as language. Tenorio's formal ...

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I Speak of the City: Mexico City at the Turn of the Twentieth Century 2015, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226273587

Trade paperback

I Speak of the City: Mexico City at the Turn of the Twentieth Century 2013, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Il

ISBN-13: 9780226792712

Hardcover