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Contemporary Chicano Fiction

A Critical Survey (Studies in the Language and Literature of United States Hispanos)

by Vernon E. Lattin

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Published by Bilingual Review Press. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Mexican American authors,
  • History and criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Mexican American fiction (Span,
  • Caribbean & Latin American,
  • 20th century,
  • American fiction,
  • Mexican American fiction (Spanish)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8338978M
    ISBN 100916950573
    ISBN 109780916950576

    Conversations with Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Writers is his first book. Acclaim "Torres has disarmed the conventional interview format of pretense and posturing, and presents here some of the most honest and vital dialogues with an impressively outspoken group of writers."—. Chicana/o and Latina/o Fiction The New Memory of Latinidad Awards and Recognition: • NACCS Book Award, National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies, • MLA Prize in United States Latina and Latino and Chicana and Chicano Literary and Cultural Studies, Modern Language Association,

    Read age-appropriate contemporary fiction book reviews for kids and parents written by our experts. Description. Motherhood and maternal relationships abound in much literature by Chicana writers, even when these themes appear to be minor elements of the fiction. In novels in particular, maternal relationships appear quite frequently, attesting to the significance of this theme.

    The book is organized into four approximately chronological chapters followed by an annotated catalogue of Chicano artists. protest art of the Chicano political movement of decades past is to falsely perceive the true nature of Chicanismo or contemporary Chicano consciousness. Chicano art is rooted in the joys and despairs, triumphs and.   Fan-pleaser, literary curio, a fascinating example of the interplay between written fiction and TV: the book is all three, with Atwood’s musings on power and the patterns of history as incisive Author: Justine Jordan.


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