Language Moves: The Bilingual 19th-Century Latino Archive

Alberto Varon

Indiana University

Alberto Varon is Assistant Professor of English and Latino Studies at Indiana University Bloomington. He researches and teaches at the interstices of American, Latina/o, and Gender Studies and literary criticism, from the nineteenth century to the present. His first book, Before Chicano: Citizenship and the Making of Mexican American Manhood, 1848-1969, is forthcoming from NYU Press.


Alberto Varon’s paper examines a constellation of bilingual texts both to recover the Latino nineteenth century and to address the persistent problem of language in literary recovery and the canonization national... [ view full abstract ]


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P13 » Languages, Nations, Archives (10:15 - Thursday, 22nd March, Enchantment F)

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