From the Homeboy to the Latin Lover, America cherishes a host of images about Latino men, yet all are based on the belief in macho men, virile and brash, full of violence and testosterone. Featuring works by some of today's best-known as well as emerging Latino writers, this provocative collection of 15 original essays defines the culture of "machismo". Photos.

Muy Macho 1996, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385478618

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