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Pineda, Cecile

Overview
Works: 18 works in 80 publications in 2 languages and 5,503 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Experimental fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3566.I5214, 813.54
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Publications about Cecile Pineda
Publications by Cecile Pineda
Most widely held works about Cecile Pineda
 
Most widely held works by Cecile Pineda
Frieze by Cecile Pineda( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Tells the tale of the building of the great temple of Borobudur in central Java and the society that collapsed after the monument was completed by focusing on Gopal, a carver involved in the project
Face by Cecile Pineda( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
When a Brazilian man's face is disfigured, he attempts a grisly self-surgery in this novel of survival
The love queen of the Amazon : a novel by Cecile Pineda( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 452 libraries worldwide
This hilarious novel is a feminist spoof on the mostly-male magical realists of the "Boom" generation
Fishlight : a dream of childhood by Cecile Pineda( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Told in the voice of a five-year-old girl who sees more than she understands, this novel chronicles her passage through sickness, the separation of her parents, and a maze of secret lives, all with the richness of her budding imagination
Devil's tango : how I learned the Fukushima step by step by Cecile Pineda( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
As much personal journal as investigative journalism, this second edition traces the worsening developments at Fukushima Daiichi during the first year following the nuclear disaster. Often poetic in tone and philosophic in scope, this day-to-day reportage is peppered with the author's reflections and dramatic monologues as she investigates the public's willing blindness toward the nuclear power industry's disregard for public safety in the pursuit of profit. The book offers a unique perspective and attempts to come to terms with Fukushima's cata
Redoubt : a mononovel by Cecile Pineda( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Structured like a jazz riff, this novel addresses questions of conception and birth, gender, war, and the slouch toward apocalypse
Bardo99 : a mononovel by Cecile Pineda( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Depicting the 20th century as a character, this novel explores what happens when that character, dying, passes through a Bardo state—an intermediate state of the soul between death and rebirth
Face / An Interview with Cecile Pineda conducted by Prof. Francisco Lomelø by Cecile Pineda( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Apology to a whale : words to mend a world by Cecile Pineda( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Human beings are killing the planet and themselves in the process. Cecile Pineda asks a simple question: Why? An urgent reframing of current ecological thinking, Apology to a Whale addresses what the intersection of relative linguistics and archeology reveals about the present world's power relations, and what the extraordinary communication of plants and animals can teach us. This masterpiece of creative nonfiction is a wild ride on the frontiers of archeo-linguistics in search of the greatest killer on Earth--us. "--
Redoubt : a novel by Cecile Pineda( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Cecile Pineda papers by Cecile Pineda( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
35 holograph journals from 1959-1998, tape and video recordings of the author's work, drafts of unpublished work, photographs, literary and professional correspondence, teaching files, publishing files, and personal files
Fishlight by Cecile Pineda( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Told in the voice of a five-year-old girl who sees more than she understands, this novel chronicles her passage through sickness, the separation of her parents, and a maze of secret lives, all with the richness of her budding imagination
Latijns-Amerika ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 1 library worldwide
As If the Empty Chair/Como si la silla vacía Poems for the Disappeared/Poemas para los desaparecidos by Cecile Pineda( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
These twelve exquisite poems depict, with razor-precise clarity, the realities of the "disappeared" in Latin America and the emotional devastation of the families left behind. As human beings, we can find the strength to bury our dead, grieve for them always, and yet somehow move on. Not so with our disappeared loved ones: every moment is filled with the horror of what they must be suffering in some secret torture cell. We never escape from their screams, and we never stop trying to find them. As Margaret Randall so vividly writes, "We cannot move on, for where would they find us when they stu
Die Venus vom Amazonas Roman by Cecile Pineda( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Undetermined and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Die Geschichte einer jungen Frau aus guter Familie, die gelangweilt durch ihre trostlose Ehe mit einem älteren Mann, zur Besitzerin eines legendären Bordells wird
Incognito : journey of a secret jew, a novel by Maria Espinosa( file )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This gripping novel of adventure, love, and religious persecution follows the life and flight of a Jew under the Spanish Inquisition
 
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Alternative Names
Cecile Pineda American writer
Languages
English (76)
Dutch (3)
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