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Landscapes of writing in Chicano literature

Author: Imelda Martín-Junquera
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
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Adding nuance to a global debate, esteemed scholars from Europe, North America, and Latin America portray the attempts in Chicano literature to provide an answer to the environmental crisis. This volume carefully presents different types of physical, ideological, symbolical, and spiritual landscapes represented in Chicano novels, short stories, drama, poetry, films, and documentaries from diverse ecocritical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Imelda Martín-Junquera
ISBN: 9781137293602 1137293608
OCLC Number: 806013913
Description: xvi, 233 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Home, Streets, Nature: Esperanza's Itineraries in Sandra Cisneros' The House on Mango Street / Elisabetta Careri --
Harvesting a Chicana Cultural Landscape: The Manipulation in Sandra Cisneros' "Women Hollering Creek" / Elena Avilés --
Performance and Linguistic Spectacle in Sandra Cisneros' Cararmelo and Junot Díaz's The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao / Eleln McCracken --
Thresholds of Writing: Text and Paratext in Sandra Cisneros' Caramelo or Puro Ceunta / María Laura Spoturno --
Chicana Poetry: Writing the Feminine into the Landscape / Elyette Benjamin-Labarthe --
Reading Los Angeles Costureras in the Landscape of Josefina López's Real Women have Curves / Yolanda Godsey --
Changing Landscapes in Chicano Countryside / Dr. Carmen Melchor Iñiguez --
Memory and Trauma: Chicano Autobiographies and the Vietnam War / Berta Delgado Melgosa --
Barrio Vistas: Urban Milieu and Cultural Visibility in Mario Suárez's Short Story "Tuscon, Arizona: El Hoyo" / Sophia Emmanouilidou --
"We Are All Serafina's Children": Racial Landscapes in Rudolfo Anaya / Manuel Broncano --
Landscpaping a Poetics of Belonging: Maps of the Imagination in Chicana/o Literature / Dr. Tey Diana Rebolledo --
Devotion and Transnationalism: Simultaneous Guadalupan Landscapes / María Jesús Castro Dopacio --
The Space of Disease in Alejandro Morales's The Captain of All These Men of Death / Roberto Ayala --
Rudolfo Anaya's Shifting Sense of Place / Carmen Flys Junquera --
Sitio y lengua: Chicana Third Space Feminist Theory / Norma Elia Cantú --
"In Spanish, mi hermano, in Spanish,"It is good to Speak in Español in USA / Jose Antonio Gurpegui --
(Too) Changing Landscapes: The Translation of US Hispanic Liteature into Spanish / María López Ponz --
Writing on the Border: English y español también / Cecilia Montes-Alcalá. Home, streets, nature: Esperanza's itineraries in Sandra Cisneros' The house on Mango Street / Elisabetta Careri --
Harvesting a Chicana cultural landscape : the manipulation in Sandra Cisneros' "Women hollering creek" / Elena Avilés --
Performance and linguistic spectacle in Sandra Cisneros' Caramelo and Junot Díaz's The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao / Ellen McCracken --
Thresholds of writing: text and paratext in Sandra Cisneros' Caramelo or puro cuento / María Laura Spoturno --
Chicana poetry: writing the feminine into the landscape / Elyette Benjamin-Labarthe --
Reading Los Angeles costureras in the landscape of Josefina López's Real women have curves / Yolanda Godsey --
Changing landscapes in Chicano countryside / Dr. Carmen Melchor Íñiguez --
Memory and trauma: Chicano autobiographies and the Vietnam War / Berta Delgado Melgosa --
Barrio vistas: urban milieu and cultural visibility in Mario Suárez's short story "Tuscon, Arizona: el hoyo" / Sophia Emmanouilidou --
"We are all Serafina's children": racial landscapes in Rudolfo Anaya / Manuel Broncano --
Landscaping a poetics of belonging: maps of the imagination in Chicana/o literature / Dr. Tey Diana Rebolledo --
Devotion and transnationalism: simultaneous Guadalupan landscapes / María Jesús Castro Dopacio --
The space of disease in Alejandro Morales's The captain of all these men of death / Roberto Ayala --
Rudolfo Anaya's shifting sense of place / Carmen Flys Junquera --
Sitio y lengua: Chicana third space feminist theory / Norma Elia Cantú --
"In Spanish, mi hermano, in Spanish." It is good to speak in Español in USA / Jose Antonio Gurpegui --
(Too) changing landscapes: the translation of US Hispanic literature into Spanish / María López Ponz --
Writing on the border: English y español también / Cecilia Montes-Alcalá.
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