Princeton University Library Catalog

Revelation in Aztlán : scriptures, utopias, and the Chicano movement / Jacqueline M. Hidalgo.

Author:
Hidalgo, Jacqueline M. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xi, 313 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series:
The Bible and cultural studies
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-294) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: scriptures, place, and no place in the Chicano movement -- "We are Aztlán: writing scriptures, writing utopia in El plan espiritual de Aztlán -- "The holy city which has been written in this book": the utopian scripturalization of Revelation -- "The spirit will speak for my people": El plan de Santa Barbara and the Chicanx movement as a project of scripturalization -- "Power and dominance, loyalty and conformity": family, gender, sexuality, and utopian scripturalization -- "Faith and social justice are so connected in my book": scriptures, scrolls, and scribes as technologies of diaspora -- Coda: Scriptural revelations and reconquest.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 1137592133 ((print))
  • 9781137592132 ((print))
  • ((eBook))
LCCN:
2016945387
OCLC:
942380893
Other views:
Staff view