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Cholas and Pishtacos Stories of Race and Sex in the Andes

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ISBN-10: 0226891534

ISBN-13: 9780226891538

Edition: 2001

Authors: Mary J. Weismantel

List price: $86.00
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Description:

Cholas and Pishtacos are two provocative characters from South American popular culture - a sensual mixed-race woman and a horrifying white killer. In this book, these two figures become vehicles for an exploration of race, sex, and violence.
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Book details

List price: $86.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 10/10/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 334
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Indian and White
Estrangement
City of Indians
City of Women
Exchange
Sharp Trading
Deadly Intercourse
Accumulation
White Men
The Black Mother Afterword: Strong Smells
Notes
Works Cited
Index