Américo Paredes


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(1915–1999), Mexico-Tejano writer and folklore scholar. On May 5, 1999, Américo Paredes passed away. His death ended a scholarly and artistic career that is likely to remain unsurpassed in Latino and Latina intellectual and creative life well into the twenty-first century.


From The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: United States History.

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