Shopping Cart Link


 







Sign up for our newsletter







Community, Culture and The Makings of Identity
Portuguese-Americans along the Eastern Seaboard
Kimberly DaCosta Holton, ed.; Andrea Klimt, ed.

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth



Contents

INTRODUCTION
• Lusophone Studies in the U.S. – Andrea Klimt & Kimberly DaCosta Holton
• CITIZENSHIP, BELONGING AND COMMUNITY
• Citizenship, Naturalization and Electoral Success: Putting the Portuguese-American Experience in Comparative Context – Irene Bloemraad
• Multiple Layers of Time and Space: The Construction of Class, Ethnicity, and Nationalism among Portuguese Immigrants – Bela Feldman Bianco
• Divergent Trajectories: Identity and Community among Portuguese in Germany and New England – Andrea Klimt
• EXPRESSIVE CULTURE, MEDIA REPRESENTATIONS AND IDENTITY
• Traveling Rituals: Azorean Holy Ghost Festivals in Southeastern New England – João Leal
• Dancing Along the In-Between: Folklore Performance and Transmigration in Portuguese Newark – Kimberly DaCosta Holton
• Images of the Virgin in Portuguese Art at the Newark Museum – Lori Barcliff Baptista
• Viva Rhode Isla
nd, Viva Portugal! Performance and Tourism in Portuguese-American Band – Katherine Brucher
• Salazar in New Bedford: History of the Diário de Notícias, New Bedford’s Portuguese Newspaper – Rui Correia
• Media-Made Events: Revisiting the Case of Big Dan’s – Onésimo Teotónio Almeida
• EDUCATION, SOCIAL MOBILITY, AND POLITICAL CULTURE
• Context or Culture: Portuguese-Americans and Social Mobility – M. Glória de Sá and David Borges
• The Political Culture of Portuguese-Americans in Southeastern Massachusetts – Clyde W. Barrow
• The Role of the School in the Maintenance and Change of Ethnic Group Affiliation – Adeline Becker
• WORK, GENDER, AND FAMILY
• Portuguese Labor Activism in Southeastern Massachusetts – Penn Reeve
• Kin Networks and Family Strategies: Working-Class Portuguese Families in New England – Louise Lamphere, Filomena Silva and John Sousa
• Unionization in an Electronics Factory: The Interplay of Gender, Ethnicity, and Class – Ann Bookman
• RACE, POST-COLONIALISM, AND DIASPORIC CONTEXTS
• The Shadow Minority: An Ethnohistory of Portuguese and Lusophone Racial and Ethnic Identity in New England – Miguel Moniz
• Stereotypes of the Tropics in ‘Portuguese Newark’: Brazilian Women, Urban Erotics, and the Phantom of Blackness – Ana Yolanda Ramos-Zayas
• Contested Identities: Narratives of Race and Ethnicity in the Cape Verdean Diaspora – Gina Sánchez Gibau
• Angola Dreaming: Memories of Africa among Portuguese Retornados in Newark, NJ – Kimberly DaCosta Holton
• Diasporic Generations: Distinctions of Race, Nationality, and Identity in the Cape Verdean Community, Past and Present – Marilyn Halter
• REFLECTIONS
• Current Trends and Future Directions in Portuguese-American Studies – Caroline Brettell •WORKS CITED
• AUTHOR BIOGRAPHIES

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 18:07:15 -0500