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QUERY: Latino/Chicano Scholarly Recommendations

Greetings All.


I am currently planning out a curriculum for a Latino Course at a freshman level for college students, and would like to read any possible scholarly resources on the following:

1.) Folklore and Origination before 1900 (Countries, cultures, and original stories, if possible)

2.) Historical timeline of conversion to literacy through reading versus orality of history previous to 1800