Hoffman, Abbie.; Protest movements.; Counterculture.; New Left.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Art in History."; Thesis advisor: Heather Prescott.; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2013.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 69-71).
American literature -- Hispanic American authors; Masculinity
This thesis focuses on how the male-male relationships in contemporary Latino novels by Piri Thomas, Abraham Rodriguez, Jr., Junot Díaz, Arturo Islas, and John Rechy help or hurt the protagonists’ developing masculinity and overall sense of self....