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La Malinche in Mexican literature from history to myth

Author: Sandra Messinger Cypess
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1991.
Series: Texas Pan American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Of all the historical characters known from the time of the Spanish conquest of the New World, none has proved more pervasive or controversial than that of the Indian interpreter, guide, mistress, and confidante of Hernan Cortes, Dona Marina - La Malinche - Malintzin. An Amerindian woman who was given as a gift to Cortes, she bore him a son whose birth symbolized the intermingling of races that would form the
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cypess, Sandra Messinger.
Malinche in Mexican literature from history to myth.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1991
(OCoLC)555226852
Named Person: Marina; Marina; Marina; Malinche, La; Marina; Malinal.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Messinger Cypess
ISBN: 0292751311 9780292751316 0292751346 9780292751347
OCLC Number: 23693940
Description: xi, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: La Malinche as Palimpsest --
Aztec society before the conquest --
The creation of Doña Marina in the Colonial period --
Eve and the serpent: the Nationalists' view --
Doña Marina recast: from the postintervention period to 1950 --
La Malinche on stage --
Re/visions of the cultural metaphor --
Re/formation of the tradition by Chicana writers --
The Malinche paradigm as subtext.
Series Title: Texas Pan American series.
Responsibility: by Sandra Messinger Cypess.
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