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Arlene Davila

Professor, Anthropology and Social And Cultural Analysis, Faculty of Arts & Science

    19972016
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    Research Output 1997 2016

    A Nation of Shop Til You Drop Consumers?

    Davila, A., 2010, Blowing Up The Brand: Critical Perspectives on Promotional Paradigms. Aronczyk, M. & Powers, D. (eds.). Peter Land Publishers, p. 93-114

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Contemporary Latino/a Media: Production, Circulation and Politics

    Davila, A. (ed.) & Rivero, Y. M. (ed.), 2014, New York University Press. 365 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Contending Nationalisms

    Davila, A., 1997, Puerto Rican Jam: Beyond Colonialism and Nationalism. Negrón, F. & Grosfoguel, R. (eds.). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, p. 231-242

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Authenticity
    Informal Economy
    Crafting
    Puerto Rico

    Crafting Culture: Selling and Contesting Authenticity in Puerto Rico';s Informal Economy

    Dávila, A., Feb 25 2008, Critical Cultural Policy Studies: A Reader. Wiley Blackwell, p. 302-310 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Puerto Rico
    selling
    authenticity
    Economic Policy
    tourist

    Culture in the Adworld: Producing the Latin Look

    Davila, A., 2002, The Social Practice of Media: Anthropological Interventions in the Age of Electronic Reproduction. Ginsburg, F. & Larkin, B. (eds.). Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, p. 264-281

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Culture in the battleground: From nationalist to pan-latino projects

    Davila, A., Jan 1 2000, In : Museum Anthropology. 23, 3, p. 26-41 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Nationalists
    Latinos
    work culture
    economy
    Values
    cultural economy
    shopping center

    Dreams of Place, Housing Struggles

    Davila, A., 2003, In : Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies. 15, 1, p. 112-137

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    El Kiosko Budweiser: The making of a "national" television show in Puerto Rico

    Dávila, A., Aug 1998, In : American Ethnologist. 25, 3, p. 452-470 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    television show
    Puerto Rico
    local television
    popular television
    mass media
    shopping center
    Latin America
    politics
    social inequality
    Colombia
    selling
    empowerment
    ethnicity
    Tourism
    politicization
    selling
    empowerment

    Latinizing culture: Art, museums, and the politics of U.S. multicultural encompassment

    Dávila, A., May 1999, In : Cultural Anthropology. 13, 2, p. 180-202 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Art museums
    Latinos
    Marketing
    Hollywood
    Industry
    Economics
    Latinos
    Public Image
    Minorities
    National Identity
    Patriot

    Local and Diasporic Tainos: Rethinking Taino Reality and Imagery

    Davila, A., 1998, Latino Review of Books, 3, 3, p. 2-10.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Local and Diasporic Tainos: Rethinking Taino Reality and Imagery

    Davila, A., 1998, Taino Revival: Critical Perspectives on Puerto Rican Identity and Cultural Politics. Haslip-Viera, G. (ed.). New York: Center for Puerto Rican Studies, p. 11-30

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Locating neoliberalism in time, space, and "culture"

    Dávila, A., Sep 1 2014, In : American Quarterly. 66, 3, p. 549-555 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    neoliberalism
    time
    Neoliberalism

    Mambo Montage: The Latinization of New York

    Laó-Montes, A. & Davila, A., 2001, New York, NY: Columbia University Press. 493 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Mapping Latinidad: Language and Culture in the Spanish TV Battlefront

    Davila, A., 2000, In : Television & New Media. 1, 1, p. 75-94 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    language
    Language

    Mapping Latinidad. Language and Culture in the Spanish TV Battlefront

    Davila, A., Apr 30 2016, Globalization on the Line: Culture, Capital, and Citizenship at U.S. Borders. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 147-165 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    language

    Negotiating culture and dollars: The politics of corporate sponsorship in Puerto Rico

    Dávila, A., Aug 1997, In : Identities. 4, 1, p. 71-97 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    sponsorship
    Puerto Rico
    festival
    dollar
    politics

    On Latin@s and the Immigration Debate

    Dávila, A., Mullings, L., Rosaldo, R., Plascencia, L. F. B., Chavez, L. R., Magaña, R., Rosas, G., Aparicio, A., Nájera, L. G., Zavella, P., Gálvez, A. & Rosa, J. D., 2014, In : American Anthropologist. 116, 1, p. 146-159 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    immigration
    Latin Language
    Immigration

    Race and the Cultural Spaces of Neoliberalism: Introduction

    Londoño, J. & Davila, A., Sep 2010, In : Identities. 17, 5, p. 455-457 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    cultural identity
    neoliberalism
    Neoliberalism
    Cultural Identity

    Review of 2016 Driving after Class: Anxious Times in an American Suburb by Rachel Heiman

    Davila, A., 2016, In : American Anthropologist. 118, p. 433

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

    Review of 2016 Latino/a Art: Race and the Illusion of Equality

    Davila, A., May 2016, Art 21 Magazine.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Cubans in Puerto Rico: Ethnic Economy and Cultural Identity by José Cobas and Jorge Duany

    Davila, A., 1998, HAHR - Hispanic American Historical Review, 78, 3, p. 518-519.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Latin Looks: Images of Latinas and Latinos in the U.S. Media, by Clara Rodriguez.

    Davila, A., 1997, Latino Review of Books, p. 28-30.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Popular Expression and National Identity in Puerto Rico. By Lillian Guerra

    Davila, A., 1998, Plantation Society in the Americas, 2-3, p. 374-376.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Rescuing the Politics of the Popular. Review of From Bomba to Hip-Hop: Puerto Rican Culture and Latino Identity. By Juan Flores

    Davila, A., 2000, Latino Research Review, p. 31-33.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Ricardo Alegria 1921-2010: The Man Who Made it “OK” To be Puerto Rican (Commentary)

    Davila, A., 2010, National Institute of Latino Policy.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Se vende con cultura o se vende la cultura? Publicidad comercial y cotidianidad en Puerto Rico

    Davila, A., 1997, Revista de Ciencias Sociales, 2, p. 25-41.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Shorter Version of "Talking Back: Hispanic Media and U.S. Latinidad"

    Davila, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Latino/a Popular Culture. Romero, M., Cardenas, J. & Habell-Pallan, M. (eds.). New York, NY: New York University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Should We Have a National Latino Museum? A Fix for Ignorance and Exclusion

    Davila, A., Apr 27 2011, New York Times Room for Debate.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Sponsored Identities: Cultural Politics in Puerto Rico

    Davila, A., 1997, Philadelphia, Pa: Temple University Press. 301 p. (Puerto Rican studies)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Talking Back: Hispanic Media and U.S. Latinidad

    Davila, A., 2000, In : Centro Journal. 12, 1, p. 37-48

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The American Dream is Latino, For a Change. Review of Resurrection Blvd

    Davila, A., Jun 29 2001, The Chronicle Review, p. B16.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    The Latino Vote: Stereotype and spin belie demographic complexity

    Davila, A., 2008, The Chronicle Review, 55, 9, p. B4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    The Latin Side of Madison Avenue: Marketing and the Language that Makes Us “Hispanics”

    Davila, A., 2001, Mambo Montage: The Latinization of New York. Lao, A. & Davila, A. (eds.). New York: Columbia University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The marketable neighborhood: Commercial latinidad in New York's east Harlem

    Dávila, A., Nov 27 2003, MediaSpace: Place, Scale and Culture in a Media Age. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 95-113 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The Marketable Neighborhood: Outdoor Ads Meet Street Art

    Davila, A., 2004, Mediaspace: Place, Space and Culture in a Media Age. Couldry, N. & McCarthy, A. (eds.). Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter