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Latin American Cinemas Local Views and Transnational Connections

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ISBN-10: 1552385140

ISBN-13: 9781552385142

Edition: 2011

Authors: Nayibe Bermudez-Barrios, Luna de Avellaneda, Paola Arboleda Rios, Elizabeth Montes Garces, Myriam Osorio

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During the past twenty years, Latin American cinema has experienced an enormous upsurge, prompting film critics and scholars to hail the onset of a new era. What this signals, more than thriving financial or production infrastructures, is a renovated cine
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List price: $37.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: University of Calgary Press
Publication date: 1/30/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 344
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Nayibe Berm�dez-Barrios is an associate professor in the Department of French, Italian and Spanish at the University of Calgary, where she teaches Latin American film, literature, translation, and culture. She is the author of Sujetos Transnacionales: La Negociaci�n en Film y Literatura.

Elizabeth Montes Garces is an associate professor in the Department of French, Italian and Spanish at the University of Calgary. Her area of expertise is Latin American womens writing. She has published El cuestionamiento de los mecanismos de representacion en la novelistica de Fanny Buitrago (1997), and several articles on Latin American female writers. She was the secretary of the Canadian Association of Hispanists from 2003 to 2005, and has been very involved in organizing the 39th, 40th, and 41st edition of the CAH congress, in addition to presenting papers at numerous conferences in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America.

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