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    Chicano San Diego
    Cultural Space and the Struggle for Justice

    by Richard Griswold del Castillo

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    • Release date: February 7, 2008
    • Format: paperback, 312 pages
    • Publisher: University of Arizona Press
    • Author: Richard Griswold del Castillo
    • ISBN: 9780816525683 (0816525684)
    • Language: english

    About The Book

    The Mexican and Chicana/o residents of San Diego have a long, complicated, and rich history that has been largely ignored. This collection of essays shows how the Spanish-speaking people of this border city have created their own cultural spaces. Sensitive to issues of gender — and paying special attention to political, economic, and cultural figures and events — the contributors explore what is unique about San Diego’s Mexican American history.

    In chronologically ordered chapters, scholars discuss how Mexican and Chicana/o people have resisted and accommodated the increasingly Anglo-oriented culture of the region. The book’s early chapters recount the historical origins of San Diego and its development through the mid-nineteenth century, describe the “American colonization” that followed, and include examples of Latino resistance that span the twentieth century — from early workers’ strikes to the United Farm Workers movement of the 1960s. Later chapters trace the Chicana/o Movement in the community and in the arts; the struggle against the gentrification of the barrio; and the growth of community organizing (especially around immigrants’ rights) from the perspective of a community organizer.

    To tell this sweeping story, the contributors use a variety of approaches. Testimonios retell individual lives, ethnographies relate the stories of communities, and historical narratives uncover what has previously been ignored or discounted. The result is a unique portrait of a marginalized population that has played an important but neglected role in the development of a major American border city.

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