Sanctuaries of the Heart

Sanctuaries of the Heart

Author: Margarita Cota-C‡rdenas

Publisher: University of Arizona Press

ISBN: 0816524653

Category: Fiction

Page: 187

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"By depicting the strength of Petra and other Chicanas, Margarita Cota-Cardenas addresses the complexities of life in an important period of time for the development of Chicana/o consciousness. As her characters grapple with issues of family, abuse, and loss, they combine the traits of saints and devils, heroes and villains to show that the representation of life is as complex as life itself."--BOOK JACKET.
Sanctuaries of the Heart
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Margarita Cota-C‡rdenas
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

"By depicting the strength of Petra and other Chicanas, Margarita Cota-Cardenas addresses the complexities of life in an important period of time for the development of Chicana/o consciousness. As her characters grapple with issues of family, abuse, and loss, they combine the traits of saints and devils, heroes and villains
World Literature in Spanish: An Encyclopedia [3 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1294
Authors: Maureen Ihrie, Salvador Oropesa
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-20 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Containing roughly 850 entries about Spanish-language literature throughout the world, this expansive work provides coverage of the varied countries, ethnicities, time periods, literary movements, and genres of these writings. • Contains roughly 850 A–Z entries related to Spanish-language literature and related topics throughout the world, from the Middle Ages up
World Literature in Spanish: G-Q
Language: en
Pages: 1294
Authors: Maureen Ihrie, Salvador Oropesa
Categories: African literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Contains roughly 850 entries on both major and minor authors, themes, genres, and topics of Spanish literature from the Middle Ages to the present day. Describes the growing diversity within national borders, the increasing interdependence among nations, and the myriad impacts of Spanish literature across the globe.
With a Book in Their Hands
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Manuel M. Martín-Rodríguez
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-30 - Publisher: UNM Press

First Place Winner of the 2015 International Latino Book Award for Best Latino Focused Nonfiction Book Literary history is a history of reading. What happens during the act of reading is the subject of the branch of literary scholarship known as reader-response theory. Does the text guide the reader? Does
Chicano and Chicana Literature
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Charles M. Tatum
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

"Exploring the work of Rudolfo Anaya, Sandra Cisneros, Luis Alberto Urrea, and many more, Charles Tatum examines the important social, historical, and cultural contexts in which the writing evolved, paying special attention to the Chicano Movement and the flourishing of literary texts during the 1960s and early 1970s. Chapters provide