Chicano Movement Essay

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Chicana/o was positioned between indigenism and indigeneity because it emerged from various forms of creativity and political face during the Chicano movement. In addition, it was established following redeployment of different tools from the initiative of the previous indigenism but having different goals and motives as well as the outcome (Rios, 2013). During the late stages of artistic development, pictorial presentations of the indigeneity have been openly embraced by Mexico. It has been widely used as a means of declaring the voice of independence. For Mexico, it did not give the indigenous people any opportunity of self-presentation but came up with a state-sanctioned visual expression that displayed the identity of the native according
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