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    Deracination and Acculturation; the Border in Chicano Film Practice


    Leen, Catherine (2002) Deracination and Acculturation; the Border in Chicano Film Practice. Film and Film Culture, 1. pp. 87-95. ISSN 1649-1580

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    Abstract

    The Mexican-Amencan border has been described by Mexican filmmaker Maria Novaro as 'una herida que no dcatrit^d ('a wound diat never heals'.' Novaro's metaphor is especially apt, for it points to both the physical and psychological aspects of the hardships involved in crossing the border.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Deracination; Acculturation; the Border; Chicano; Film Practice;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Arts,Celtic Studies and Philosophy > School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures > Spanish
    Item ID: 10291
    Depositing User: Catherine Leen
    Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2018 17:02
    Journal or Publication Title: Film and Film Culture
    Publisher: Waterford Institute of Technology
    Refereed: Yes
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