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From Amazons to Zombies: Monsters in Latin America

Persephone Braham
Format
Book
Published
Lanham, Maryland : Bucknell University Press, [2015]
Language
English
Series
The Bucknell Studies in Latin American Literature and Theory
Bucknell Studies in Latin American Literature and Theory
ISBN
9781611487060, 1611487064, 9781611487084, 1611487080, 9781611487077
Contents
  • The immanence of monsters: from Iberia to the New World
  • Anthropology, anthropophagy, and Amazons
  • Beautiful deformities: the mermaid metaphor
  • Pseudoscience and psychobiology: the simuladores del talento
  • Vampires in the age of mechanical reproduction
  • The Caribbean zombie gothic
  • Epilogue: Ghosts, globalization, and monster movies.
Description
xii, 203 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-198) and index.
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