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By Sheila Marie Contreras

Blood traces: fable, Indigenism, and Chicana/o Literature examines a large array of texts that experience contributed to the formation of an indigenous strand of Chicano cultural politics. particularly, this booklet exposes the ethnographic and poetic discourses that formed the aesthetics and stylistics of Chicano nationalism and Chicana feminism. Contreras deals unique views on writers starting from Alurista and Gloria Anzaldúa to Lorna Dee Cervantes and Alma Luz Villanueva, successfully marking the invocation of a Chicano indigeneity whose foundations and formulations could be associated with U.S. and British modernist writing.By highlighting intertextualities comparable to these among Anzaldúa and D. H. Lawrence, Contreras opinions the resilience of primitivism within the Mexican borderlands. She questions demonstrated cultural views on "the native," which satirically problem and reaffirm racialized representations of Indians within the Americas. In doing so, Blood traces brings a brand new realizing to the contradictory and richly textured literary courting that hyperlinks the initiatives of eu modernism and Anglo-American authors, at the one hand, and the imaginary of the post-revolutionary Mexican country and Chicano/a writers, at the different hand.

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