Reclaiming Poch@ Pop: Examining the Rhetoric of Cultural Deficiency
Tracing the historical trajectory of the pocho (Latinos who are influenced by Anglo culture) in pop culture, Medina shows how the trope of pocho/pocha/poch@, which traditionally signified the negative connotation of "cultural traitor" in Spanish, has been reclaimed through the pop cultural productions of Latinos who self-identify as poch@
Latin American Languages and Societies
Medina, Cruz, "Reclaiming Poch@ Pop: Examining the Rhetoric of Cultural Deficiency" (2014). Faculty Book Gallery. 66.