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Tijuana dreaming [electronic resource] : life and art at the global border / edited by Josh Kun and Fiamma Montezemolo ; with a foreword by Iain Chamber.

Publication:
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (409 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
e-Duke books scholarly collection
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Subjects:
Arts and society -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California).
Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico) -- Intellectual life.
Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico) -- Economic conditions.
Mexican-American Border Region -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Tijuana Dreaming is an unprecedented introduction to the arts, culture, politics, and economics of contemporary Tijuana, featuring selections by prominent scholars, journalists, bloggers, novelists, poets, curators, and photographers from Tijuana and greater Mexico.
Contents:
Welcome tu Tijuana / Roberto Castillo
Snapshots from and about a city named Tijuana / Humberto Félix Berumen
Tijuanologies : an urban essay / Heriberto Yépez
Globalization in Tijuana maquiladoras : using historical antecedents and migration to test globalization models / Kathryn Kopinak
(Conversation with) Néstor García Canclini, on how Tijuana ceased to be the laboratory of postmodernity / Fiamma Montezemolo
Postcards from the border : in Tijuana, revolución Is an avenue / Santiago Vaquera-Vásquez
Illicit acts of urbanism / René Peralta
The transborder metropolis in question : the case of Tijuana and San Diego / Tito Alegría
Practices of encroachment : urban waste moves southbound; illegal zoning seeps into North / Teddy Cruz
Community of struggle : gender, violence, and resistance on the U.S./Mexico Border / Michelle Téllez
La cancion de Tijuana / Guillermo Fadanelli
Todos somos ciudadanos? Artistic production and agency in Tijuana / Lucía Sanromán
Bioethnography of an artist : Ingrid Hernández / Fiamma Montezemolo
Borderline archaeology / Jesse Lerner
Redefining Sodom : a latter-day vision of Tijuana / Jennifer Insley-Pruitt
Crossfader playlist / Rafa Saavedra
Counterculture, rockers, punks, new romantics, and mods in Tijuana / Ejival
Borderline ghosts : from Touch of evil to Maquilapolis, city of factories / Tarek Elhaik
The kidnapped city / Josh Kun
The line / Luis Humberto Crosthwaite.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Kun, Josh.
Montezemolo, Fiamma.
ISBN:
9786613916204
1-283-60375-6
0-8223-9555-X
OCLC:
809643485
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822395553 doi