Wednesday, February 12, 2020

El Norte the Us-Mexican Border in Contemporary Cinema: The U.S. - Mexican Border in Contemporary Cinema -- SDSU Press

David R. Maciel is a professor of history at the University of New Mexico whose books include Aztlán: Historia del pueblo chicano and El Norte: The U.S.-Mexican Border in Contemporary Cinema. Isidro D. Ortiz is an associate professor of Mexican American studies at San Diego State University and editor of the book Chicanos and the Social Sciences 1970-1980: A Decade of Development. María Herrera-Sobek is the Luis Leal Endowed Chair and Professor of Chicano/Chicana Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Now back in print through a joint arrangement between the Institute 
for the Regional Studies of the Californias and San Diego State 
University Press, David R. Maciel's El Norte: The U.S./Mexico Border in Contemporary Cinema remains a pathbreaking study of cinema from and focused on both sides of the United States/Mexico border. Originally released in 1990, it is now made available again for a new generation of Latinx cinema scholars and the general public.
  • Series: Border Studies Series
  • Paperback: 95 pages
  • Publisher: San Diego State University