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Author Wortham, Erica Cusi, author.

Title Indigenous media in Mexico : culture, community, and the state / Erica Cusi Wortham
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 265 pages) : illustrations
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Introduction : making culture visible : indigenous media in Mexico -- The global and national contexts of video indígena -- Inventing video indígena : "transferring" audiovisual media to indigenous organizations and communities -- Regional dimensions : video indígena beyond state sponsorship -- Dilemmas in making culture visible : achieving community embeddedness in Tamazulapam del Espíritu Santo, Mixe -- Revolutionary indigenous media : the Chiapas media project/promedios -- Conclusions : indigenous media on the international stage
Summary In Indigenous Media in Mexico, Erica Cusi Wortham explores the use of video among indigenous peoples in Mexico as an important component of their social and political activism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Indians of Mexico -- Civilization
Indians of Mexico -- Government relations.
Indigenous peoples and mass media -- Mexico
Video recordings -- Production and direction -- Mexico
History & Archaeology.
Indians of Mexico -- Government relations.
Indigenous peoples and mass media.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Civil Rights.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Human Rights.
Regions & Countries - Americas.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Video recordings -- Production and direction.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013010724
ISBN 0822378272