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The Resource Somewhere between Houston and El Paso : testimonies of a poet, by Carolina Monsivaís ; with Spanish translations by Estela Monsivaís

Somewhere between Houston and El Paso : testimonies of a poet, by Carolina Monsivaís ; with Spanish translations by Estela Monsivaís

Label
Somewhere between Houston and El Paso : testimonies of a poet
Title
Somewhere between Houston and El Paso
Title remainder
testimonies of a poet
Statement of responsibility
by Carolina Monsivaís ; with Spanish translations by Estela Monsivaís
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CSt
Dewey number
811.54
Index
no index present
Language note
Poems in English and Spanish
LC call number
PS3563.O534
LC item number
S6 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Premio poesía tejana
Series volume
6
Label
Somewhere between Houston and El Paso : testimonies of a poet, by Carolina Monsivaís ; with Spanish translations by Estela Monsivaís
Instantiates
Publication
Note
All 500 hundred copies have been numbered, signed, and dated by the author
Contents
The personal: Shifting sand -- Season of writings -- Momentos de inspiracion -- Blowing the whistle on violence in 90 seconds -- El sonido de Silbato contra la violencia en treinta sequndos -- Woman nearing 30 writing to the girl she was as a teenager -- What I remember after a professor accused me of plagiarism -- In red ink -- I drop a rope -- The movement from exploration of hands to the first steps into the trenches: Summer day spent filming areas of El Paso -- Un dia de verano filmando en El Paso -- The billboard -- On the visit of Cecilia Rodriquez (North American representative of the EZLN) to Houston -- A woman standing nude in front of a mirror two weeks after visiting the free women's clinic in a border town -- La vida es Suave/Ballad of a beer company -- Two demonstrations held for the 45 indigenous people massacred in Chipas, Mexico -- Working the midnight shift at a women's shelter on an unspecified holiday -- The face of too many women -- Somewhere between Houston and El Paso -- The water of love and family: Hands -- Writing the circle of my life by remembering my great-grandmother -- What I remember after almost drowning in a lake somewhere in Kentucky -- Conversations with my grandmother -- My thoughts when I stop denying my mother's fight against the reformation of cancerous cells -- From Houston back to El Paso
Control code
48411464
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
51 p.
Isbn
9780930324629
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): No. 305. Purchased. Signed by author, 12/18/00. Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)48411464
Label
Somewhere between Houston and El Paso : testimonies of a poet, by Carolina Monsivaís ; with Spanish translations by Estela Monsivaís
Publication
Note
All 500 hundred copies have been numbered, signed, and dated by the author
Contents
The personal: Shifting sand -- Season of writings -- Momentos de inspiracion -- Blowing the whistle on violence in 90 seconds -- El sonido de Silbato contra la violencia en treinta sequndos -- Woman nearing 30 writing to the girl she was as a teenager -- What I remember after a professor accused me of plagiarism -- In red ink -- I drop a rope -- The movement from exploration of hands to the first steps into the trenches: Summer day spent filming areas of El Paso -- Un dia de verano filmando en El Paso -- The billboard -- On the visit of Cecilia Rodriquez (North American representative of the EZLN) to Houston -- A woman standing nude in front of a mirror two weeks after visiting the free women's clinic in a border town -- La vida es Suave/Ballad of a beer company -- Two demonstrations held for the 45 indigenous people massacred in Chipas, Mexico -- Working the midnight shift at a women's shelter on an unspecified holiday -- The face of too many women -- Somewhere between Houston and El Paso -- The water of love and family: Hands -- Writing the circle of my life by remembering my great-grandmother -- What I remember after almost drowning in a lake somewhere in Kentucky -- Conversations with my grandmother -- My thoughts when I stop denying my mother's fight against the reformation of cancerous cells -- From Houston back to El Paso
Control code
48411464
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
51 p.
Isbn
9780930324629
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): No. 305. Purchased. Signed by author, 12/18/00. Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)48411464

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