volume 1, issue 1, P21-49 2017
DOI: 10.23854/autoc.v1i1.4
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Abstract: This article explores cultural practices and discourses with reference to death in the Chilean-Peruvian border, particularly in the city of Arica, of "chileanization" and its representations by local journalists. Methodologically, the article dissects the recognized phenomenon of three derived rituals: visitation, funeral and funeral speeches. Textual analysis of the contents of the former two were conducted; the latter was apprehended following the ideas of Lakoff and Johnson concerning metaphors. The conclus…

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