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Latina/o Stars in U.S. Eyes: The Making and Meanings of Film and TV Stardom

Mary C. Beltran

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ISBN 10: 0252034546 / ISBN 13: 9780252034541
Published by University of Illinois Press
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BRAND NEW, Latina/o Stars in U.S. Eyes: The Making and Meanings of Film and TV Stardom, Mary C. Beltran, This book explores the role film and television stardom has played in establishing, reinforcing, and challenging popular ethnic notions of Latina/os in the United States since the silent film era of the 1920s. Mary Beltran focuses on key moments in the construction of "Hollywood Latinidad" by analyzing the public images of these stars as promoted by Hollywood film studios, television networks, producers, and the performers themselves. The book critically surveys the careers of such film and television stars as Dolores Del Rio, Desi Arnaz, Rita Moreno, Freddie Prinze, Edward James Olmos, Jessica Alba, and Jennifer Lopez. Bookseller Inventory # B9780252034541

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Title: Latina/o Stars in U.S. Eyes: The Making and ...

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

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This book explores the role film and television stardom has played in establishing, reinforcing, and challenging popular ethnic notions of Latina/os in the United States since the silent film era of the 1920s. Mary Beltran focuses on key moments in the construction of "Hollywood Latinidad" by analyzing the public images of these stars as promoted by Hollywood film studios, television networks, producers, and the performers themselves. The book critically surveys the careers of such film and television stars as Dolores Del Rio, Desi Arnaz, Rita Moreno, Freddie Prinze, Edward James Olmos, Jessica Alba, and Jennifer Lopez.

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