By all accounts, the most important document for studying history, literature, and culture of Hispanics in the United States has been Spanish-language newspapers. Now, a noted cultural historian and a respected indexer-bibliographer have teamed up to provide the first comprehensive and authoritative source on the production, worldview, and distribution of these periodicals. This useful compendium includes richly annotated entries, notes, and three indexes: by subject, by date, and by geography. The bibliography includes some 1,700 entries in standard bibliographic annotation.
by Nicolás Kanellos with Helvetia Martell
Publication Date: 2000
Some of the most important documents for studying the history, literature and culture of Hispanics in the United States have been Spanish-language newspapers. This first comprehensive authoritative source on Spanish-language periodicals includes 1,700 richly annotated entries, notes, and three indexes.Look Inside
“This well-prepared, informative study offers valuable insight into the role of the Hispanic periodical both as mirror and advocate of Hispanic cultures in the U.S. Highly recommended for collections serving Hispanic studies and journalism/media programs.” -CHOICE
“This book is a must for all collections.” -MultiCultural Review
“[This is a ] truly invaluable resource.” -American Periodicals