How to Become Visible
This chapter, in making an argument for the importance of make-believe in forming a robust political imagination, turns its attention to a pair of Puerto Rican wrestlers, whose performance as villains highlights the terms of Puerto Rico’s visibility in the American imagination: a beautiful place, but a bad investment—a domesticated population, but severely policed.
KeywordsIvan Zayd Guillama-Rosario The Shining Stars Terms of visibility Make-believe
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