The Routledge Companion to Latino/a Literature Hardback
Part of the Routledge Literature Companions series
Latino/a literature is one of the fastest developing fields in the discipline of literary studies.
It represents an identity that is characterized by fluidity and diversity, often explored through divisions formed by language, race, gender, sexuality, and immigration. The Routledge Companion to Latino/a Literature presents over forty essays by leading and emerging international scholars of Latino/a literature and analyses:Regional, cultural and sexual identities in Latino/a literatureWorldviews and traditions of Latino/a cultural creationLatino/a literature in different international contextsThe impact of differing literary forms of Latino/a literatureThe politics of canon formation in Latino/a literature. This collection provides a map of the critical issues central to the discipline, as well as uncovering new perspectives and new directions for the development of the field.
It is essential reading for anyone interested in the past, present and future of this literary culture.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 566 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 30/08/2012
- Category: Literary studies: general
- ISBN: 9780415666060