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Margarita De Orellana

Full Name: Margarita De Orellana
Number of Works: 12
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ISBN: 1588342123, 9781588342126
Keywords: mexico, crafts
Pages: 358
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1859843484, 9781859843482
Keywords: mexican, revolution, shaped, hollywood, pancho, villa, filming
Pages: 256
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%

POn January 3, 1914 Pancho Villa became Hollywoodrsquo;s first Mexican superstar. In signing an exclusive movie contract, Villa agreed to keep other film companies from his battlefield, to fight in daylight wherever possible, and to reconstruct battles if the footage needed reshooting. PThrough memoir and newspaper reports, Margarita De Orellana looks at the documentary film-makers who went down to cover events in Mexico. Feature film-makers in Hollywood portrayed the border as the dividing line between order and chaos, in the process developing a series of lasting Mexican stereotypesmdash;the
ISBN: 9706830758, 9789706830753
Keywords: artesanal, mano
Pages: 84
Published: 2002

Cuatro acercamientos al trabajo artesanal de Mexico: el estetico, el social, el antropologico y el simbolico. ENGLISH TRANSLATION Four approaches to Mexican crafts: from an aesthetic, so­cial, anthropological and symbolic viewpoint.
ISBN: 9706831584, 9789706831583
Keywords: michoacan, uruapan, sunday, palm, ramos, domingo
Pages: 212
Published: 2006

Pareciera que en el Domingo de Ramos de Uruapan se cristaliza el deseo de Vasco de Quiroga de ver a los indi­genas de cada pueblo formados en un oficio. Y es que, en este dia, se dan cita artesanos del barro, del textil, de la laca, de los metales, la cesteria, la gastronomia, ademas de musicos y danzantes de todo el estado, en una fiesta que nos deja ver la riqueza artesanal de Michoacan. Y que nos permite descubrir la estetica de una tradicion viva. English: Palm Sunday in Uruapan seems to be the crystallization of Vasco de Quiroga s desire to see every indigenous communi­ty trained in a
ISBN: 1588342131, 9781588342133
Keywords: tequila
Pages: 240
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 9706832971, 9789706832979
Keywords: purepechas, sendas, por, viaje
Pages: 204
Published: 2007

La arqueologia, las coloridas celebraciones y los fascinantes relatos de los viajeros que han recorrido las tierras purepechas. Una invitacion a seguir las huellas de una cultura esplendorosa en una tierra que no ha perdido su misterio. ENGLISH TRANSLATION Archaeology, colorful celebrations and fascinating tales by travelers in Purepecha territory. An invitation to trace the evolution of a marvelous culture inhabiting a land that has still not lost its enigmatic character.