The Oppositional Consciousness of Yolanda M. López

By Karen Mary Davalos for AZTLAN Journal of Chicano Studies, Fall 2009 / Volume 34, Number 2

essay examines the work of Yolanda M. López, one of the most significant Chicana artists of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. It posits that her work portrays feminist intersectionality and oppositional consciousness, predating the Chicana feminist literature on these paradigms...

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ERIC Number: EJ868525
ISSN: ISSN-0005-2604

Yolanda M. López is an UC San Diego MFA Alumna.