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Remembering to say ʻmouthʼ or ʻfaceʼ

Author: Omar S Castañeda
Publisher: Boulder ; Normal : Fiction Collective Two, [1993] ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In this award-winning collection of short stories, Guatemalan American Omar S. Castañeda uses a unique and richly textured mixture of magic realism and "attack dog fiction" to explore the wrenching conflicts of biculturality.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Castañeda, Omar S., 1954-
Remembering to say ʻmouthʼ or ʻfaceʼ.
Boulder, CO : Fiction Collective Two : Distributed by the Talman Company, ©1993
(OCoLC)622494730
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Omar S Castañeda
ISBN: 0932511805 9780932511805 0932511813 9780932511812
OCLC Number: 29507609
Notes: Published in Boulder, Colorado, and Normal, Illinois.
Description: 156 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: On the way out --
I tell you this --
Woman of the bus --
Shell and bone --
Under an ice moon --
Crossing the border --
The vanguard of wood --
Along a white road north --
A matter of twins --
The unhappy life of the false sun and moon --
Maker of Mountains --
The North is white.
Responsibility: stories by Omar S. Castañeda.
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"In the stories of Omar Castaneda, we cross borders with a surefooted guide: the rivers of immigrants on a pilgrimage, the jungles of ancient myth, the hard urban landscapes of sleeping addicts and Read more...

 
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