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The riddle of Cantinflas

Ilan Stavans

The riddle of Cantinflas

essays on Hispanic popular culture

by Ilan Stavans

  • 127 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture,
  • Kitsch

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesHispanic popular culture
    StatementIllan Stavans
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1408.3 .S73 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25367475M
    ISBN 109780826352569, 9780826352576
    LC Control Number2012024672


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Reproduced by the authority of the Cineteca Nacional, Mexico City Culture in Mexico is governed by two opposing forces: on the one. Mario Fortino Alfonso Moreno-Reyes, popularly known as as Cantinflas, was a Mexican comic film actor, producer, and screenwriter.

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