New PDF release: Embodying Mexico: Tourism, Nationalism & Performance

By Ruth Hellier-Tinoco

Embodying Mexico examines performative icons of Mexicanness--the Dance of the previous males and evening of the useless of Lake Pátzcuaro--in a variety of manifestations, together with movie, theater, vacationer courses, ads, and souvenirs. masking a ninety-year interval from the postrevolutionary period to the current day, Hellier-Tinoco's research is punctiliously grounded in Mexican politics and background, and concurrently comprises choreographic, musicological, and dramaturgical analysis.

Exploring a number of contexts in Mexico, america, and Europe, Embodying Mexico expands and enriches our figuring out of advanced methods of making nationwide icons, functionality repertoires, and vacationer sights, drawing on wide-ranging ethnographic, archival, and participatory event. an in depth significant other site illustrates the author's arguments via audio and video.

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