Corridos in migrant memory / Martha I. Chew Sánchez

Author(s): Chew Sánchez, Martha I., 1969-
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Subjects: Folk songs, Spanish--Mexico--History and criticism
Corridos--Mexico--History and criticism
Foreign workers, Mexican--New Mexico--Songs and music--History and criticism
Foreign workers, Mexican--Texas--Songs and music--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2006
LC Classification: M, ML
Table of Contents: Introduction : Paso del Norte, que lejos te estas quedando! : music along El Camino real 1
Ch. 1. Collecting the debris of history and reshaping identity 13
Ch. 2. Romper con el canto la frontera : narrative analysis of corridos about migration 29
Ch. 3. Voy a contarles la historia : migrants' perceptions of corridos 69
Ch. 4. De parranda con el diablo : performance and the aesthetics of Conjunto Norteno dance music 95
Ch. 5. De paisano a paisano : negotiations and resistance between migrants and cultural industries 167
App. Corridos
Notes: LCCN: 2006002273
ISBN: 0826334784 (pbk. : alk. paper)
EAN: 9780826334787
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-223) and index
Contents: Paso del Norte, qué lejos te estás quedando! : music along El Camino Real -- Collecting the debris of history and reshaping identity -- Romper con el canto la frontera : narrative analysis of corridos about migration -- Voy a contarles la historia : migrants' perceptions of corridos -- De parranda con el diablo : performance and the aesthetics of conjunto norteño dance music -- De paisano a paisano : negotiations and resistance between migrants and cultural industries
Physical Description: xvii, 228 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 63187438
ISBN/ISSN: 0826334784
9780826334787

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