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Reliving Golgotha

The Passion Play of Iztapalapa

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$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674010642

Publication Date: 04/18/2003


302 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

21 halftones, 2 maps, 2 tables


  • Introduction
  • 1. Passion Theater: The European Background
  • 2. The Passion Plays of New Spain
  • 3. Iztapalapan Beginnings
  • 4. From Native Culture to Popular Culture after the Revolution
  • 5. From Dualism to Narrative in the Depression
  • 6. Toward a “Less Grotesque” Tourist Passion: Church and State Efforts
  • 7. The World Presses In: Passion Competition in the New Media Age
  • 8. For Sale: The Human Interest of a World Spectacle
  • 9. As the Parents Look On: Neighborhoods and Niños at the Centennial
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Illustrations

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