Affective Chambers: Repurposing Feeling in Oscar Zeta Acosta's The Revolt of the Cockroach People


Oscar Zeta Acosta’s The Revolt of the Cockroach People, a semi-fictionalized account of late 1960’s East L.A. Chicano activism, nonetheless reads in many ways as a courtroom drama. Critical interventions into the novel... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Efren Lopez (University of California, Los Angeles)

Topic Areas

Literature and Literary Studies , Chicano/a -- Mexican , Humanities


LIT-11 » Revisiting the Classics of Latino Literature (10:15am - Saturday, 9th July, Los Robles)

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