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La Malinche in Mexican Literature: From History to Myth by Sandra Messinger Cypess
Doug rated it really liked it Oct 09, My library Literafure Advanced Book Search. Elizabeth Giacomo rated it it was amazing Aug 07, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. She also shows how the symbol of La Malinche has changed over time through the impact of sociopolitical events on nistory literary expression. Selected pages Page Contents La Malinche as Palimpsest. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Charlotte rated it liked it Jan 13, Jul 02, Brandon rated it it was ok Shelves: Angel rated it really liked it Aug 07, Sophie rated it it was amazing Mar 25, The Malinche Paradigm as Subtext.
It is also the first study to delineate the transformation of hsitory historical figure literatjre a literary sign with multiple manifestations. Page – III. Rashaan rated it really liked it Mar 11, U of Texas Press Amazon. Using a feminist perspective, the author convincingly demonstrates how the literary depiction and presentation of La Malinche is tied to the political agenda of the moment.
An Amerindian woman who was given as a gift to Cortes, she bore him a son whose birth symbolized the intermingling of races that would form the Mexican nation. University of Texas Press- Literary Criticism – pages.
Page 69 – The strange permanence of Cortes and La Malinche in the Mexican’s imagination and sensibilities reveals that they are something more than historical figures: Aztec Society before the Conquest. Account Options Sign in. Lauren rated it liked it Dec 24, Paperbackpages.
Reformation of the Tradition by Chicana Writers. Using a feminist perspective, the author convincingly demonstrates how the literary depiction and presentation of La Malinche is tied to the political agenda of the moment. Jocelyn rated it it was amazing Dec 07, About Sandra Messinger Cypess.
La Malinche in Mexican Literature: From History to Myth
This is a really excellent and thorough investigation of La Malinche in her many guises. She becomes not only the mother of the mestizo but also the Mexican Eve, the symbol of national betrayal. Revisions of the Cultural Iin.
Only a half-germinated seed. From History to Myth.
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