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The Resource U.S. Latino literature : a critical guide for students and teachers, edited by Harold Augenbraum and Margarite Fernández Olmos under the auspices of the Mercantile Library of New York

U.S. Latino literature : a critical guide for students and teachers, edited by Harold Augenbraum and Margarite Fernández Olmos under the auspices of the Mercantile Library of New York

Label
U.S. Latino literature : a critical guide for students and teachers
Title
U.S. Latino literature
Title remainder
a critical guide for students and teachers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harold Augenbraum and Margarite Fernández Olmos under the auspices of the Mercantile Library of New York
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Suggests ways to utilize Latino works in the classroom, providing profiles of Latino authors, contextual information about the literary and cultural significance of individual works, and critical essays on the themes the works address
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Augenbraum, Harold
  • Fernández Olmos, Margarite
  • Mercantile Library Association of the City of New-York.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hispanic Americans in literature
  • American literature
Label
U.S. Latino literature : a critical guide for students and teachers, edited by Harold Augenbraum and Margarite Fernández Olmos under the auspices of the Mercantile Library of New York
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Literary strategies in Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca's The account / Harold Augenbraum -- Trials and tribulations: the life and works of María Amparo Ruiz de Burton / Beatrice Pita -- Piri Thomas' Down these mean streets: writing as a Nuyorican/Puerto Rican strategy for survival / Asela Rodríguez de Laguna -- Un mundo entero: Tomás Rivera and his world / Evangelina Vigil-Piñón -- Historical and magical, ancient and contemporary: the world of Rudolfo A. Anaya's Bless me, Ultima / Margarite Fernández Olmos -- The self as cultural metaphor: Oscar "Zeta" Acosta's The autobiography of a brown buffalo / Genaro M. Padilla -- Adapting, not assimilating: Edward Rivera's Family installments / Alfredo Villanueva-Collado -- Richard Rodriguez's Hunger of memory and the rejection of the private self / Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert -- Teaching Oscar Hijuelos' Our house in the last world / Gustavo Pérez Firmat -- Female voices in Sandra Cisneros' The house on Mango Street / Myrna-Yamil González -- The Dominican-American bildungsroman: Julia Alvarez's How the Garcia girls lost their accents / Heather Rosario-Sievert -- In context: Gloria Anzaldúa's Borderlands/La frontera: the new Mestiza / Hector A. Torres -- Writing a life: When I was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago / Aileen Schmidt -- Judith Ortiz Cofer's The Latin deli / Rafael Ocasio -- Cristina Garcia's Dreaming in Cuban: the contested domains of politics, family, and history / Iraida H. López -- Junot Díaz's Drown: revisiting "those mean streets" / Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert -- Using Latina poetry in the classroom / Bryce Milligan -- Borders and birthrights: watching Cheech Marin's Born in East L.A. / Chon A. Noriega
Control code
980099462065
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 215 p
Isbn
9780313311376
Lccn
lc99462065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
U.S. Latino literature : a critical guide for students and teachers, edited by Harold Augenbraum and Margarite Fernández Olmos under the auspices of the Mercantile Library of New York
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Literary strategies in Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca's The account / Harold Augenbraum -- Trials and tribulations: the life and works of María Amparo Ruiz de Burton / Beatrice Pita -- Piri Thomas' Down these mean streets: writing as a Nuyorican/Puerto Rican strategy for survival / Asela Rodríguez de Laguna -- Un mundo entero: Tomás Rivera and his world / Evangelina Vigil-Piñón -- Historical and magical, ancient and contemporary: the world of Rudolfo A. Anaya's Bless me, Ultima / Margarite Fernández Olmos -- The self as cultural metaphor: Oscar "Zeta" Acosta's The autobiography of a brown buffalo / Genaro M. Padilla -- Adapting, not assimilating: Edward Rivera's Family installments / Alfredo Villanueva-Collado -- Richard Rodriguez's Hunger of memory and the rejection of the private self / Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert -- Teaching Oscar Hijuelos' Our house in the last world / Gustavo Pérez Firmat -- Female voices in Sandra Cisneros' The house on Mango Street / Myrna-Yamil González -- The Dominican-American bildungsroman: Julia Alvarez's How the Garcia girls lost their accents / Heather Rosario-Sievert -- In context: Gloria Anzaldúa's Borderlands/La frontera: the new Mestiza / Hector A. Torres -- Writing a life: When I was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago / Aileen Schmidt -- Judith Ortiz Cofer's The Latin deli / Rafael Ocasio -- Cristina Garcia's Dreaming in Cuban: the contested domains of politics, family, and history / Iraida H. López -- Junot Díaz's Drown: revisiting "those mean streets" / Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert -- Using Latina poetry in the classroom / Bryce Milligan -- Borders and birthrights: watching Cheech Marin's Born in East L.A. / Chon A. Noriega
Control code
980099462065
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 215 p
Isbn
9780313311376
Lccn
lc99462065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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