The Accidental Crit II: Culture and the Looking Glass of Exile
42 Pages Posted: 31 Oct 2009
Date Written: 2001
A LatCritical look at the then-current "Latina/o Musical Moment" represented by the popularity of artists like Carlos Santana, Ricky Martin, Jennifer López, Enrique Iglesias, Marc Anthony, and Christina Aguilera. It specifically focuses on competing cultural constructs of Latinas/os generally, and Puerto Ricans in particular, re/viewed from the author's perspective of exile along the cultural borderlands of Puerto Rico and the Estados Unidos de Norteamérica (the U.S.A.).
Keywords: LatCrit Theory, Critical Race Theory, Law and Culture, Law and Society, Colonialism, Postcolonial Theory, Territories
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