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List of Illustrations
vi

Acknowledgments
vii

Part 1 : Mixing and Moving

1
Introduction: Museums, Mexicanos, and Me
3
2
“Continually walk out of one culture and into another”: Recognizing Mestizaje and Diaspora in Representational Practices
13

Part 2: Containment

3
Containing the Sacred, Savage, and Salvaged
35
4
From Coherence to Mestizaje: Chicano Nationalism and Radical/Lesbian Chicana Feminism
57

Part 3 : Practices

5
Exhibiting Mestizaje: Reading Exhibitions in a Mexican Diaspora
107
6
Bodies of Knowledge
157

Afterword
191

Notes
197

Bibliography
221

Index
251