9780195335132-0195335139-Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood

Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood

ISBN-13: 9780195335132
ISBN-10: 0195335139
Edition: 1
Author: Rodriguez, Clara
Publication date: 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback 272 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780195335132
ISBN-10: 0195335139
Edition: 1
Author: Rodriguez, Clara
Publication date: 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback 272 pages

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Acknowledged authors Rodriguez, Clara wrote Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood comprising 272 pages back in 2008. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0195335139 and 9780195335132. Since then Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Heroes, Lovers, and Others tells the fascinating history of Latino actors in American film from the silent era to today. Rodriguez examines such Latino legends as Desi Arnaz, Dolores del Rio, Rita Hayworth, Raquel Welch, Anthony Quinn, Selma Hayek, and Antonio Banderas. More than just a collection of celebrity stories, the book explores the attitudes, cultural conditions, and assumptions that influenced the portrayal of Latinos in film as well as their reception by the public. Heroes, Lovers, and Others is a comprehensive volume packed with carefully researched information and analysis for both students and cinema enthusiasts alike.

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