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Finis Hispaniae 1898 - La Guerra Hispano-Norteamericana del 98 a Través de la Caricatura: Tres Perspectivas Satíricas del "Desastre"

Abstract If different societies encode their communication according to their socio-historical context, it makes sense to postulate that satire resides in the no-man's-land that sprawls between what an individual claims to be and the reality revealed by his actions. Thus, satirical caricature, as graphic and scenic art, results in the indictment of collective or individual vices through irony, sarcasm and farce. This study examines the Spanish-American War of 1898, and the "disaster" brought about by the defeat of Spain and the loss of its colonial empire, through the lens of the caricatures published by three satirical magazines—Don Quijote (Madrid), La Campana de Gracia (Barcelona) y El Hijo de El Ahuizote (Mexico)—between January an... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Gimeno Robles, Jorge (Author) / Foster, David William (Advisor) / Gil-Oslé, Juan Pablo (Committee member) / Hernández-G, Manuel de Jesús (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Literature / Hispanic American studies / Caricatura Satírica / Guerra Hispano-Norteamericana 1898 / Prensa Amarilla
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 263 pages
Language Spanish
Note Doctoral Dissertation Spanish 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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