Title

Cabecitas negras, Villas miseria and Visual Culture: Urban Poverty and National Identity in 1950's Argentina

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

2-29-2012

Conference Name

IPFW Humanities Interest Research Group

Conference Location

Fort Wayne, IN

Abstract

I examine Bernardo Verbitsky's novel Villa miseria también es América and its relationship to the anti-Peronist political and cultural revolution by reading it with collages made in the same period by the Argentine visual artist Kenneth Kemble.

Keywords

poverty, aesthetics, national identity

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Latin American Literature | Spanish and Portuguese Language and Literature

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