BETWEEN INDIGENISM AND MESTIZAJE (MISCEGENATION): INTERPRETATIONS ABOUT THE COLONIAL IN THE PROSE OF GABRIELA MISTRAL

Daniela Schroder
2016 Universum  
Between indigenism and mestizaje (miscegenation): Interpretations about the colonial in the prose of Gabriela Mistral Daniela Schröder Pp. 229 a 244 BETWEEN INDIGENISM AND MESTIZAJE (MISCEGENATION): INTERPRETATIONS ABOUT THE COLONIAL IN THE PROSE OF GABRIELA MISTRAL 1 Entre el Indigenismo y el mestizaje: lecturas sobre lo colonial en la prosa de Gabriela Mistral ABSTRACT This article reflects on Gabriela Mistral's interpretations of the colonial period in her written prose. The hypothesis
more » ... he hypothesis presented is that these historical re-interpretations were a crucial part in the reformulation of the discourse concerning American identity that took place in the early decades of the twentieth century, and in which Mistral was a key figure. The first
doi:10.4067/s0718-23762016000200014 fatcat:sloafh2pencpfouqgtn577kh3m