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Author Marez, Curtis, author
Title Farm worker futurism : speculative technologies of resistance / Curtis Marez
Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2016]
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  331.7 M335 2016    MISSING  -  30500101544891
Descript xii, 210 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Difference incorporated
Difference incorporated
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-206) and index
Introduction: farm workers in the machine -- 1. "To the disinherited belongs the future": farm worker futurism in the 1940s -- 2. From third cinema to national video: visual technologies and UFW world building -- 3. Farm worker futurisms in speculative culture: George Lucas and Ester Hernandez -- Afterword: farm worker futurism now
Subject Agricultural laborers -- Effect of automation on -- California -- History -- 20th century
Agricultural industries -- California -- Automation
Agricultural laborers -- Political activity -- California -- History -- 20th century
Agricultural laborers -- Labor unions -- California -- History -- 20th century
Labor movement in motion pictures
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