Volume 30, 2012

Table of Contents

Editor’s Preface

pp. 1-3
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Essays

Stamps of South American Antarctica, the South Atlantic Islands, and Popular Culture

pp. 4-17
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Capturing the Bronze Power on the Silver Screen: An Epic Journey in Twenty Minutes

pp. 18-37
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Aterciopelados’ Musical Testimony: Bearing Witness to Colombia’s Traumas

pp. 38-53
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Mexican or Chilean: Mexican Ranchera Music and Nationalism in Chile

pp. 54-75
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El extraño caso del Dr. Nesse: ambigüedad y desestabilización del espacio urbano de Rio de Janeiro en Perseguido (2003), de Luiz Alfredo Garcia-Roza

pp. 76-93
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Illegal Immigration through the Eyes of a Child: Patricia Riggen’s La misma luna

pp. 94-109
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Perverse Fascinations and Atrocious Acts: An Approach to The Secret in Their Eyes by Juan José Campanella

pp. 110-123
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La Comay: An Examination of the Puerto Rican Comadre as a Feminist Icon, Patriarchal Stereotype, and Television Tabloid Host

pp. 124-137
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Is It Just about Love?: Filin and Politics in Prerevolutionary Cuba

pp. 138-161
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Japanese Perceptions of Argentine Tango: Cultural and Gender Differences

pp. 162-179
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Montecristo: Telenovela y derechos humanos

pp. 180-193
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Interviews

Desarrollando una óptica queer: coloquio con David William Foster

pp. 194-214
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Feminicide and the Disintegration of the Family Fabric in Ciudad Juárez: An Interview with Lourdes Portillo

pp. 215-225
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Narrar la violencia. Entrevista a Jorge Franco

pp. 226-239
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Book Reviews and Review Essays

Bringing Aztlán to Mexican Chicago: My Life, My Work, My Art (review)

pp. 240-241
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Alejandro González Iñárritu (review)

pp. 242-243
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Latin American Politics and Development (review)

pp. 244-246
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Drug War Zone: Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of El Paso and Juárez (review)

pp. 246-248
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Screening Cuba: Film Criticism as Political Performance during the Cold War (review)

pp. 248-250
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Puerto Rican Citizen: History and Political Identity in Twentieth-Century New York City (review)

pp. 250-252
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