Table of contents for Loca motion : the travels of Chicana and Latina popular culture / Michelle Habell-Pall§an.

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Introduction 1
1 From the Shadows of the Spanish Fantasy Heritage to a
 Transnational Imaginary 27
2 "No Cultural Icon": Marisela Norte and Spoken Word East L.A.
 Noir and the U.S./Mexico Border 74
3 The Politics of Representation: Queerness and the
 Transnational Family in Luis Alfaro's Performance 142
4 Translated/Translating Woman: Comedienne/Solo Performer
 Marga Gomez "Sending all those Puerto Ricans Back to Mexico"
 and the Politics of a Sexualized Location 197
5 "¿Soy Punkera, Y Que?": Sexuality, Translocality, and Punk
 in Los Angeles and Beyond 256
6 "Bridge Over Troubled Borders": the Transnational Appeal of
 Chicano Popular Music 309
Epilogue "Call Us Americans, 'Cause We are All from the
 Américas": Latinos at Home in Canada 347
Notes 375
Works Cited 458
About the Author 503
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

American drama -- Hispanic American authors -- History and criticism.
American drama -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism.
American drama -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Hispanic American women -- Intellectual life.
Mexican American women -- Intellectual life.
Hispanic Americans in the performing arts.
Women in popular culture -- United States.
Performing arts -- United States.
Performance art -- United States.
Popular culture -- United States.
Hispanic American theater.