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📒I Rigoberta Menchu An Indian Woman In Guatemala Second Edition ✍ Rigoberta Menchú
📝I Rigoberta Menchu An Indian Woman in Guatemala Second Edition Book Synopsis : Interviews with a Guatemalan national leader offer reflections on her life and discuss her country's political situation and the resulting violence, which has claimed the lives of her brother, mother, and father.
📒Who Is Rigoberta Menchu ✍ Greg Grandin
📝Who Is Rigoberta Menchu Book Synopsis : In 1984, indigenous rights activist Rigoberta Menchú published a harrowing account of life under a military dictatorship in Guatemala. That autobiography—I, Rigoberta Menchú—transformed the study and understanding of modern Guatemalan history and brought its author international renown. She won a Nobel Peace Prize in 1992. At that point, she became the target of historians seeking to discredit her testimony and deny US complicity in the genocidal policies of the Guatemalan regime. Told here is the story of an unlettered woman who became the spokesperson for her people and clashed with the intellectual apologists of the world’s most powerful nation. What happened to her autobiography speaks volumes about power, perception and race on the world stage. This critical companion to Menchú’s work will disabuse many readers of the lies that have been told about this courageous individual.
📒The Rigoberta Mench Controversy ✍ Arturo Arias
📝The Rigoberta Mench Controversy Book Synopsis : Guatemalan indigenous rights activist Rigoberta Menchu first came to international prominence following the 1983 publication of her memoir, I, Rigoberta Menchu, which chronicled in compelling detail the violence and misery that she and her people suffered during her country's brutal civil war. The book focused world attention on Guatemala and led to her being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992. In 1999, a book by David Stoll challenged the veracity of key details in Menchu's account, generating a storm of controversy. Journalists and scholars squared off regarding whether Menchu had lied about her past and, if so, what that would mean about the larger truths revealed in her book. In The Rigoberta Menchu Controversy, Arturo Arias has assembled a casebook that offers a balanced perspective on the debate. The first section of this volume collects the primary documents -- newspaper articles, interviews, and official statements -- in which the debate raged, many translated into English for the first time. In the second section, a distinguished group of international scholars assesses the political, historical, and cultural contexts of the debate, and considers its implications for such issues as the "culture wars", historical truth, and the politics of memory. Also included is a new essay by David Stoll in which he responds to his critics.
📒Teaching And Testimony ✍ Allen Carey-Webb
📝Teaching and Testimony Book Synopsis : Contains narratives of the experiences of teachers using the testimonial of Rigoberta Menchu, a Guatemalan Indian woman who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992. Includes background essays on Menchu and the role of her story in political correctness debates.
📒I Rigoberta Menchu ✍ Rigoberta Menchu
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📒Who Is Rigoberta Mench ✍ Greg Grandin
📝Who is Rigoberta Mench Book Synopsis : Examines the work of Guatemala's truth commission and how it determined that genocide had occurred and also investigates accusations made against Rigoberta Menchâu's book about Guatemala's military dictatorship that reported these abuses.
📒Crossing Borders ✍ Rigoberta Menchú
📝Crossing Borders Book Synopsis : Details the life of the Nobel Peace Prize winner, her flight from Guatemala to Mexico in 1981, and her resolve to dedicate her life to Indian causes
📒A Study Guide For Rigoberta Menchu S I Rigoberta Menchu An Indian Woman In Guatemala ✍ Gale, Cengage Learning
📝A Study Guide for Rigoberta Menchu s I Rigoberta Menchu An Indian Woman in Guatemala Book Synopsis :
📒Rigoberta Menchu ✍ Michael Silverstone
📝Rigoberta Menchu Book Synopsis : A new multicultural biography series for young readers that focuses on major achievements by women from around the world.