ICAA Researcher: Pilar García; Molly Moog, collaborator×
  • ¿Hay problema indígena en México?
    Gamio, Manuel, 1883-1960
    1921
    In “¿Hay problema indígena en México?” Mexican writer and anthropologist Manuel Gamio examines the “indigenous problem,” or the question of how to integrate indigenous Mexicans into Mexican society. Gamio argues that the government of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737307

  • El indio americano y el de México
    Puig Casauranc, José Manuel, 1888-1939
    1921
    In “El indio americano y el de México” Mexican politician and doctor José Manuel Puig Casauranc compares the living conditions of indigenous Mexicans to those of the Native Americans of North America that he had observed on a trip to New Mexico [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737324

  • El problema del indio mexicano
    Rabasa, Emilio, 1856-1930
    1921
    In this article, written in 1921, shortly after the end of the Mexican Revolution, Emilio Rabasa reflects on proposed efforts to improve the living conditions of the indigenous population of the country. According to Rabasa, the white and Mestizo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737317

  • El puerismo en el arte
    Guzmán, Martín Luis
    1927
    Mexican writer Martín Luis Guzmán critiques the contemporary art of the 1920s as “aesthetic childishness” for concentrating on desolation and misery, and for failing to address noble ideals. Guzmán criticizes the works he witnessed at a recent [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737350

  • La escuela y el indio
    Cosío Villegas, Daniel, 1898-1976
    1928
    In “La escuela y el indio,” Mexican writer Daniel Cosio Villegas responds to a report published by Professor Moisés Sáenz on the state of rural schools in the Sierra de Puebla. In the report, Saénz identified a high rate of illiteracy among [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737360

  • La inconsciencia moral del indígena
    Guzmán, Martín Luis
    1921
    “La inconsciencia moral del indígena,” by Mexican writer Martín Luis Guzmán, published in the periodical El Universal in 1921, is a response to a previous article by Francisco Bulnes, a Mexican intellectual and the Secretary of Foreign Affairs [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737300

  • Las pretendidas razas inferiores de México
    Gamio, Manuel, 1883-1960
    1921
    In “Las pretendidas razas inferiores de México,” published in El Universal in 1921, Mexican anthropologist Manuel Gamio responds to a previous article published in the same periodical by Francisco Bulnes, a Mexican intellectual and the Secretary [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737290

  • Las razas indígenas mexicanas y sus estadistas ante el problema de la existencia de la Patria
    Bulnes, Francisco
    1921
    “Las razas indígenas mexicanas y sus estadistas ante el problema de la existencia de la Patria,” was written in 1921 by Francisco Bulnes, a Mexican intellectual and the Secretary of Foreign Affairs under President Porfirio Díaz. In the article [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737263

  • Las razas inferiores son funestas en el trabajo libre
    Bulnes, Francisco
    1921
    “Las razas inferiores son funestas en el trabajo libre,” published in the periodical El Universal in 1921, was written by Francisco Bulnes, a Mexican intellectual and the Secretary of Foreign Affairs under President Porfirio Díaz. In the article [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737276