TITLE

Cooking up The Politics of Identity, Corporeality, and Cultura: Humor and Subversion in Denise Chávez's Loving Pedro Infante

AUTHOR(S)
Garza, María Alicia
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Confluencia;Fall2010, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism is presented of the book "Loving Pedro Infante" by Denise Chávez. It considers Chávez's use of humor and explores her representation of Chicano cultural identity through food metaphors and code-switching between English and Spanish. It also describes the characters and gives an overview of the story.
ACCESSION #
56521666

 

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