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The Resource Chicana (w)rites : on word and film, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes

Chicana (w)rites : on word and film, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes

Label
Chicana (w)rites : on word and film
Title
Chicana (w)rites
Title remainder
on word and film
Statement of responsibility
edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes
Title variation
  • Chicana writes
  • Chicana rites
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/086872
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.M4
LC item number
C53 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Series in Chicana/Latina studies
Label
Chicana (w)rites : on word and film, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Little miracles, kept promises / Sandra Cisneros": p. [83]-94
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-312)
Contents
Bernice Zamora / A Book on Goodness -- The Wine of Romance -- Theatre -- Demetria Martinez / The Idol -- Landscape, Alcalde, N.M. -- Point Blank -- Postscript -- War -- The Conquest -- Power -- Ceasefire -- Elba Rosario Sanchez / In a Dream My Sisters -- Mirror Image: Womanpoetry -- Espejismo: Mujer poesia -- Moon Corn -- Maiz Luna -- Codex -- Lizard -- Lagartija -- Woman's Word -- There Is a War Going On -- Cruzando Fronteras -- Watsonville: Mas de dos anos despues -- Rumbamos -- Rumbamos -- Moon's Harvest -- Ana Castillo / Sapogonia (excerpt) -- Sandra Cisneros / Little Miracles, Kept Promises -- Mary Helen Ponce / It -- Maria Helena Viramontes / The Jumping Bean -- Erlinda Gonzales-Berry / The (Subversive) Mixquiahuala Letters: An Antidote for Self-Hate -- Hector A. Torres / Story, Telling, Voice: Narrative Authority in Ana Castillo's The Mixquiahuala Letters -- Maria Herrera-Sobek / The Street Scene: Metaphoric Strategies in Two Contemporary Chicana Poets -- Elizabeth J. Ordonez / Webs and Interrogations: Postmodernism, Gender, and Ethnicity in the Poetry of Cervantes and Cisneros -- Norma Alarcon / Cognitive Desires: An Allegory of/for Chicana Critics -- Katherine Rios / "And you know what I have to say isn't always pleasant": Translating the Unspoken Word in Cisneros' Woman Hollering Creek -- Juan Bruce-Novoa / Sheila Ortiz Taylor's Faultline: A Third Woman Utopia -- Alvina E. Quintana / Beyond the Anti-Aesthetic: Reading Gloria Anzaldua's Borderlands and Maxine Hong Kingston's The Woman Warrior -- Rosa Linda Fregoso / Chicana Film Practices: Confronting the "Many-Headed Demon of Oppression" -- Frances Salome Espana / On Film Making-A Personal Odyssey -- Lourdes Portillo / On Chicanas and Filmmaking-A Commentary -- Gloria Elsa Li / Bernice Zamora: Interview
Control code
33101365
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780943219103
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid free)
Lccn
95040555
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1996. Signed by Helena María Viramontes. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Sandra Cisneros, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-146). Paperbound.
Label
Chicana (w)rites : on word and film, edited by María Herrera-Sobek and Helena María Viramontes
Publication
Note
"Little miracles, kept promises / Sandra Cisneros": p. [83]-94
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-312)
Contents
Bernice Zamora / A Book on Goodness -- The Wine of Romance -- Theatre -- Demetria Martinez / The Idol -- Landscape, Alcalde, N.M. -- Point Blank -- Postscript -- War -- The Conquest -- Power -- Ceasefire -- Elba Rosario Sanchez / In a Dream My Sisters -- Mirror Image: Womanpoetry -- Espejismo: Mujer poesia -- Moon Corn -- Maiz Luna -- Codex -- Lizard -- Lagartija -- Woman's Word -- There Is a War Going On -- Cruzando Fronteras -- Watsonville: Mas de dos anos despues -- Rumbamos -- Rumbamos -- Moon's Harvest -- Ana Castillo / Sapogonia (excerpt) -- Sandra Cisneros / Little Miracles, Kept Promises -- Mary Helen Ponce / It -- Maria Helena Viramontes / The Jumping Bean -- Erlinda Gonzales-Berry / The (Subversive) Mixquiahuala Letters: An Antidote for Self-Hate -- Hector A. Torres / Story, Telling, Voice: Narrative Authority in Ana Castillo's The Mixquiahuala Letters -- Maria Herrera-Sobek / The Street Scene: Metaphoric Strategies in Two Contemporary Chicana Poets -- Elizabeth J. Ordonez / Webs and Interrogations: Postmodernism, Gender, and Ethnicity in the Poetry of Cervantes and Cisneros -- Norma Alarcon / Cognitive Desires: An Allegory of/for Chicana Critics -- Katherine Rios / "And you know what I have to say isn't always pleasant": Translating the Unspoken Word in Cisneros' Woman Hollering Creek -- Juan Bruce-Novoa / Sheila Ortiz Taylor's Faultline: A Third Woman Utopia -- Alvina E. Quintana / Beyond the Anti-Aesthetic: Reading Gloria Anzaldua's Borderlands and Maxine Hong Kingston's The Woman Warrior -- Rosa Linda Fregoso / Chicana Film Practices: Confronting the "Many-Headed Demon of Oppression" -- Frances Salome Espana / On Film Making-A Personal Odyssey -- Lourdes Portillo / On Chicanas and Filmmaking-A Commentary -- Gloria Elsa Li / Bernice Zamora: Interview
Control code
33101365
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780943219103
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid free)
Lccn
95040555
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1996. Signed by Helena María Viramontes. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Sandra Cisneros, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-146). Paperbound.

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