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Modernity and the Nation in Mexican Representations of Masculinity

From Sensuality to Bloodshed

  • Authors
  • Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba

Part of the New Concepts in Latino American Cultures book series (NDLAC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Introduction

    1. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 1-7
  3. Sensual Interventions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 11-31
    3. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 33-52
  4. The Homosocial Passions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 55-74
    3. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 75-93
  5. Enlightening Machismo

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
    2. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 97-111
    3. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 113-128
  6. Vanishing Identities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 131-147
    3. Héctor Domínguez-Ruvalcaba
      Pages 149-164
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 165-182

About this book

Introduction

This book looks at representations of the male body, sexuality and power in the arts in Mexico. It analyses literature, visual art and cinema produced from the 1870s to the present, focusing on the Porfirian regime, the Post-revolutionary era, the decadence of the revolutionary state and the emergence of the neo-liberal order in the 1980s.

Keywords

art intervention revolution violence

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