Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Minich, Julie Avril, 1977-

Title Accessible citizenships [electronic resource] : disability, nation, and the cultural politics of greater Mexico / Julie Avril Minich.

Imprint Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 211 p. : 23 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Note Published 2014.
Printed in the United States of America.
The paper used in this publication meets the requirements of the American National Standard for Information Sciences-Permanence of Paper for Printed Library Materials, ANSI Z39.48-1992.
A book in the American Literatures Initiative (ALI), a collaborative publishing project of NYU Press, Fordham University Press, Rutgers University Press, Temple University Press, and the University of Virginia Press. The Initiative is supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. For more information, please visit
All rights reserved.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part One -- The Body Politic of Aztlán -- Part Two Immobilizing the Border -- Part Three Beyond Citizenship.
Accessibility and Nationalism: An Introduction -- Enabling Aztlán: Arturo Islas Jr. and Chicano Cultural Nationalism -- "My Country Was Not Like That": Cherríe Moraga, Felicia Luna Lemus, and National Failure -- "So Much Life in the Still Waters": Alex Espinoza and the Ideology of Ability in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands -- No Nation for Old Men? Racialized Aging and Border-Crossing Narratives by Guillermo Arriaga, Tommy Lee Jones, and Oscar Casares -- Overcoming the Nation: Ana Castillo, Cecile Pineda, and the Stakes of Disability Identity.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2020. EPUB file. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book])
Subject American literature -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism.
People with disabilities in literature.
People with disabilities in motion pictures.
Nationalism and literature -- United States.
Nationalism and literature -- Mexico.
Sociology of disability.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
ISBN 9781439910696 paper
9781439910702 paper
9781439910719 ebook
Standard No. 2027/heb34321 hdl

Available items only