© 2012

Representing History, Class, and Gender in Spain and Latin America

Children and Adolescents in Film

  • Editors
  • Carolina Rocha
  • Georgia Seminet

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Carolina Rocha, Georgia Seminet
      Pages 1-29
  3. Memory and Trauma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Julia Tuñón
      Pages 33-48
    3. Antonio Gómez L-Quiñones
      Pages 49-62
    4. Georgia Seminet
      Pages 63-81
  4. Childhood and Paths to Citizenship

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Ignacio M. Sánchez Prado
      Pages 117-133
    3. Dan Russek
      Pages 135-150
    4. Eduardo Ledesma
      Pages 151-169
    5. Rosana Díaz-Zambrana
      Pages 171-185
  5. Gender Identity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Beatriz Urraca
      Pages 223-238
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 239-248

About this book


This anthology explores the role of children and teenagers in Latin American and Spanish Film as protagonists, victims and witnesses of societies polarized by and still grappling with the consequences of political divisions.


cinema Civil war film gender identity neoliberalism violence

About the authors

Carolina Rocha is an associate professor of Foreign Languages and Literature at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

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