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Casa Mañana

The Morrow Collection of Mexican Popular Arts

Casa Mañana( )
Editor: Danly, Susan
Introduction by: Stavans, Ilan
Publication Date:Jan 2002
Publisher:University of New Mexico Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $19.95
Book Description:

Provides a detailed look at the political and artistic climate in Mexican-American relations through an examination of the folk art collection amassed by Dwight and Elizabeth Morrow when he was U.S. ambassador to Mexico in the late 1920s.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Education / Higher
Art / Folk & Outsider Art
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8 x 10 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds
Author Biography
Ilan Stavans (born Ilan Stavchansky on April 7, 1961, in Mexico City) is a Mexican-American, essayist. He is the author of "The Hispanic Condition", "The Riddle of Cantinflas", and "The One-Handed Pianist & Other Stories" as well as the editor of "The Oxford Book of Jewish Stories" and a dictionary of Spanglish, among other volumes. He has been a National Book Critics Circle Award nominee, the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Latino Literature Prize, among other honors. He teaches at Amherst College.


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