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Mexico-Post War and the Tortilla Discourse

CTQs:  How did the Tortilla Discourse impact Mexican history particularly the culture and treatment of the Indians in Mexico? And  what types of policies were the result?  How did the Porfirio Diaz regime impact Mexican history, especially creating conditions for Revolution? What was the role of women in shaping Mexican cuisine in this period? And how did Mexican artists use their art as social and political critique?

For today's discussion post (using class readings, powerpoint, and video clips), you will analyze the significance of the Tortilla Discourse on Mexican history, culture and cuisine.  How did the Tortilla Discourse impact Mexican history particularly the culture and treatment of the Indians in Mexico? And  what types of policies/treatment were the result?  How did the Porfirio Diaz regime impact Mexican history, especially creating conditions for Revolution? What was the role of women in shaping Mexican cuisine in this period? And how did Mexican artists use their art as social and political critique?

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Tags: Mexico-Post War, Tortilla Discourse, Porfirio Diaz, San Francisco, Cookbooks

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