Velvet barrios : popular culture & Chicana/o sexualities / edited by Alicia Gaspar de Alba ; foreword by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto.
In Chicano/a popular culture, nothing signifies the working class, highly-layered, textured, and metaphoric sensibility known as "rasquache aesthetic" more than black velvet art. The essays in this volume examine that aesthetic by looking at icons, heroes, cultural myths, popular rituals,...
New York :
|Series:||New directions in Latino American cultures.
Books - Level 2
E184.M5 V35 2003
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