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Ashes of revolt : essays

Author: Marjorie Agosín
Publisher: Fredonia, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©1996.
Series: Human rights series (Fredonia, N.Y.), v. 4.
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"Includes 22 short essays, most related to culture and politics in Chile before, during, and after the Pinochet dictatorship; more than half previously published in English between 1990-95. Many treat questions of women's oppression and resistance to power. Several pieces are autobiographical in nature. Includes endnotes to many essays and translators' biographies. Translations all of high quality"--Handbook of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations
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Agosín, Marjorie.
Ashes of revolt.
Fredonia, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)606128467
Named Person: Marjorie Agosín; Marjorie Agosín; Marjorie Agosín
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marjorie Agosín
ISBN: 1877727563 9781877727566
OCLC Number: 35863527
Notes: "Includes 22 short essays, most related to culture and politics in Chile before, during, and after the Pinochet dictatorship; more than half previously published in English between 1990-95. Many treat questions of women's oppression and resistance to power. Several pieces are autobiographical in nature. Includes endnotes to many essays and translators' biographies. Translations all of high quality"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58. http://www.loc.gov/hlas.
Description: 182 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Diane Russell-Pineda --
My City --
Neruda in the Soul, Neruda in Isla Negra --
In the Fog I Remember --
Always From Somewhere Else: Reflections on Exile --
Anne Frank or the Landscape Unrooted --
A Dream of Shadows: Writing, Speaking, Becoming --
Poetry: An Act of Love --
How to Speak With the Dead? --
So We Will Not Forget: Literature and Human Rights in Latin America --
Vision and Transgression: Some Notes on the Writing of Julieta Kirkwood --
Inhabitants of Decayed Palaces: The Dictator in the Latin American Novel --
Passion and Memory: Women Writers in Latin America --
Talking About Culture: Chile and the United States --
The Disenchanted Generation --
Democracy for a Ghost Nation --
Cities of Life, Cities of Change --
Women, Politics, and Society in Chile --
The Dance of Life: Women and Human Rights in Chile --
Remnants --
Summer in the Southern Hemisphere --
Isla Negra --
Letter from Chile.
Series Title: Human rights series (Fredonia, N.Y.), v. 4.
Responsibility: by Marjorie Agosin.
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"Includes 22 short essays, most related to culture and politics in Chile before, during, and after the Pinochet dictatorship; more than half previously published in English between 1990-95. Many treat questions of women's oppression and resistance to power. Several pieces are autobiographical in nature. Includes endnotes to many essays and translators' biographies. Translations all of high quality"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

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