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BEYOND THE LETTERED CITY: INDIGENOUS LITERACIES IN THE ANDES. Joanne Rappaport and Tom Cummins. Duke University Press, Durham, 2012. Narrating Native Histories. 396 pp. with 67 ills. (9 col.). 24 x 16 cm. LC 2011-27539 ISBN 9780822351160 In English.
Paperbound edition also available; see Worldwide 148902. Examines the colonial-era imposition of alphabetic and visual literacy on indigenous groups in the northern Andes, exploring the ways in which Andean peoples received, maintained and subverted the conventions of Spanish literacy and representation while combining them with their own traditions.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Spain — 1400-1600, 1600-1800 — Several Media
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 148901
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