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Open your eyes and soar : Cuban women writing now

Author: Mary G Berg; Karla Suárez
Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The ten writers in this volume rose to prominence in the last decade of the twentieth century. Following the collapse of the Soviet Union, Cuba underwent a drastic economic contraction that brought about an explosion of feminine narrative writing, largely in a need to reinforce the self-esteem so critical in times of crisis and uncertainty. Although most of these stories were written with the Cuban reader in mind,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Open your eyes and soar.
Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)607017036
Online version:
Open your eyes and soar.
Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)609066353
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary G Berg; Karla Suárez
ISBN: 1893996646 9781893996649
OCLC Number: 54077292
Description: 188 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Eye of the night ; Anniversary / Karla Suárez --
Peter Piper picked a peck ; Russian food / Anna Lidia Vega Serova --
Oh life ; Journey to Pepe / Adelaida Fernández de Juan --
Seventh thunderbolt ; Thou shalt not deviate / Nancy Alonso --
Little heart ; Absences / Aida Bahr --
At the back of the cemetery / Ena Lucía Portela --
Fifita calls us in the morning ; Past meets present, old tales out of school / Mirta Yáñez --
Mare atlanticum ; Anteater / Mylene Fernández Pintado --
This time listen to what I say ; It's a good thing / Marilyn Bobes --
Sandra ; Decision / Sonia Bravo Utrera.
Other Titles: Cuban women writing now
Responsibility: edited by Mary G. Berg ; stories by Karla Suárez [and others] ; introduction by Luisa Campuzano ; translations into English by Mary G. Berg [and others].
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Revealing stories by ten of the best writers of the Americas.  Read more...

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