Poets and Prophets of the Resistance: Intellectuals and the Origins of El Salvador's Civil War

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"Poets and Prophets of the Resistance offers a ground-up history and fresh interpretation of the polarization and mobilization that brought El Salvador to the eve of civil war in 1980. Challenging the dominant narrative that university students and political dissidents primarily formed the Salvadoran guerrillas, Joaquain Chaavez argues that El Salvador's socioeconomic and political crises of the 1970s fomented a groundswell of urban and peasant intellectuals who collaborated to spur larger revolutionary social movements. ...

Poets and Prophets of the Resistance: Intellectuals and the Origins of El Salvador's Civil War 2017, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199315512

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