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Author Molina-Guzmán, Isabel

Title Dangerous curves : Latina bodies in the media / Isabel Molina-Guzmán

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : New York University Press, [2010]
 PC  P94.5.W652 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  P94.5.W652 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  P94.5.W652 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Critical cultural communication
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Mapping the place of Latinas in the U.S. media -- Saving Elián : Cubana motherhood, Latina immigration and the nation -- Disciplining of J.Lo's booty politics in tabloid news -- Becoming Frida : Latinidad and the production of Latina authenticity -- "Ugly" America dreams the American dream -- Maid in Hollywood : producing Latina labor in an anti-immigration imaginary -- An epilogue for dangerous curves
LC subject Hispanic American women in mass media
Popular culture -- United States
Mass media and minorities -- United States
ISBN 9780814757352 (cl : alk. paper)
0814757359 (cl : alk. paper)
9780814757369 (pb : alk. paper)
0814757367 (pb : alk. paper)