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The Resource Chicana creativity and criticism : new frontiers in American literature, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes

Chicana creativity and criticism : new frontiers in American literature, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes

Label
Chicana creativity and criticism : new frontiers in American literature
Title
Chicana creativity and criticism
Title remainder
new frontiers in American literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • engspa
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
This provocative combination of original poetry, prose, criticism, and visual art documents the continuing growth of literature by and about Chicanas. Through innovative use of language and images, the artists represented here explore female sexuality, economic and social injustice, gender roles, and the contributions of critical theory
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/86872
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English and Spanish, some poems in Spanish with English translations
LC call number
PS508.M4
LC item number
C52 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Chicana creativity and criticism : new frontiers in American literature, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Revised edition of a collection of poetry, prose, and essays originally given at a conference held Apr. 22, 1987 at the University of California, Irvine, sponsored by the Mexico/Chicano Program of the university"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[257]-286)
Contents
Part I. Poetry -- Lorna Dee Cervantes -- Lucha Corpi -- Evangelina Vigil-Pinon -- Denise Chavez -- Naomi Quinonez -- Gloria Enedina Alvarez -- Alma E. Cervantes -- II. Prose -- Denise Chavez -- III. Criticism -- The Politics of Poetics: Or, What Am I, A Critic, Doing in This Text Anyhow? -- Chicana Feminist Perspective -- Making 'Familia' From Scratch: Split Subjectivities in the Work of Helena Maria Viramontes and Cherrie Moraga -- 'The House on Mango Street' and the Poetics of Space -- The Politics of Rape: Sexual Transgression in Chicana Fiction -- Maricela Dreams -- My Mother's Altar -- Tuna de Nopal / Pedacito de mi Corazon -- Curandera Barriendo el Susto -- Three Eagles Flying -- Black Legs
Control code
34192664
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
x, 289 p.
Isbn
9780826317124
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
96009940 //r98
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2000. Signed by Helena María Viramontes. Paperbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
Ill.
Label
Chicana creativity and criticism : new frontiers in American literature, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes
Publication
Note
"Revised edition of a collection of poetry, prose, and essays originally given at a conference held Apr. 22, 1987 at the University of California, Irvine, sponsored by the Mexico/Chicano Program of the university"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[257]-286)
Contents
Part I. Poetry -- Lorna Dee Cervantes -- Lucha Corpi -- Evangelina Vigil-Pinon -- Denise Chavez -- Naomi Quinonez -- Gloria Enedina Alvarez -- Alma E. Cervantes -- II. Prose -- Denise Chavez -- III. Criticism -- The Politics of Poetics: Or, What Am I, A Critic, Doing in This Text Anyhow? -- Chicana Feminist Perspective -- Making 'Familia' From Scratch: Split Subjectivities in the Work of Helena Maria Viramontes and Cherrie Moraga -- 'The House on Mango Street' and the Poetics of Space -- The Politics of Rape: Sexual Transgression in Chicana Fiction -- Maricela Dreams -- My Mother's Altar -- Tuna de Nopal / Pedacito de mi Corazon -- Curandera Barriendo el Susto -- Three Eagles Flying -- Black Legs
Control code
34192664
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
x, 289 p.
Isbn
9780826317124
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
96009940 //r98
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2000. Signed by Helena María Viramontes. Paperbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
Ill.

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