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Aztlan: an anthology of Mexican American literature.

Author: Luis Valdez; Stan Steiner
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1973.
Series: A Marc Corporation book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Luis Valdez; Stan Steiner
OCLC Number: 845789
Description: 410 pages.
Contents: Where are the roots of men? The origins of Mexico. The heart of earth, from Popol Vuh : the sacred book of the ancient Quiche Maya --
In a time nobody exactly remembers : the Olmecs / Miguel Leon-Portilla --
The city of Tenochtitlan --
What greater grandeur, from the dispatches of Hernando Cortez --
Greater than Constantinople and Rome / Father Bernal Diaz del Castillo --
Life of the Aztecs --
Aztec democracy : in favor of the common man / Icazbalceta --
Aztec imperialism : Tlacaelel and human sacrifice / Miguel Leon-Portilla --
The cosmos and man : Aztec humanism --
Where are the roots of men? --
Does man possess any truth? --
One day we must go --
Who am I? --
The blood was fulfilled, from the Chilam Balam of Chumayel --
Death emerges from life, life emerges from death / Domingo Martinez Paredes. The conquest : flowers and songs of sorrow. No, it is not a dream, from the Aztec Codices. We come as friends : the meeting of Motecuhzoma and Cortez --
The fall of Tenochtitlan --
The dirges --
Broken spears --
Flowers and songs of sorrow --
All wars of conquest are unjust / Father Bartolome de las Casas --
The last judgment --
The king must pay --
It is not proper that this book be published : a royal cedula of Philip II. The genesis of the chicanos. The journals of Nunez Cabeza de Vaca --
The thoughts that clothe the soul of a European --
Our countrymen, these slave catchers --
From the edge of the mountains to the stones and sand in the rivers, the proclamation of Don Juan de Onate --
The vow of poverty / Father Jeronimo de Zarate Salmeron --
Sonora is our motherland / Arnold R. Rojas --
The simple pastoral life (Texas) / Americo Paredes --
The vaquero / Arnold R. Rojas --
The gold miners / Francisco Salazar --
The sheepherders / Fabiola Cabeza de Baca --
The campesinos / Raymond Barrio --
The braceros / Ernesto Galarza --
With the coming of the barbwire, came hunger : folk-lore of the Texas-Mexican vaquero / Jovita Gonzales --
Los caballeros de labor y los gorras blancas / Fabiola Cabeza de Baca. The Gods of war : death to the gringos! The invasions of this modern Rome / Jose Maria Tornel y Mendivil --
To the Texas colonists "Mexican" is an execrable word --
After we took them to our bosom, they destroyed us --
The fall of the Alamo / General Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana --
What child will not shed abundant tears at the tomb of his parents / Governor Juan Bautista Vigil --
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, Article VIII : rights of Mexicans established in territories ceded to United States --
The betrayal --
California is lost! / El clamor publico --
They have no voice / Don Pablo de la Guerra --
The guerrilla wars --
I will not submit / Joaquin Murieta --
Joaquin Murrieta / Arnold R. Rojas --
Love secrets of Joaquin Murieta, from an old newspaper --
Suffer the death of martyrs, Proclamation of Juan Nepomuceno Cortina --
Revolutionaries are also sons of God / General Francisco Villa --
Viva la revolucion : we are heading toward life / Ricardo Flores Magon. The migrations. The roots of migration / Ernesto Galarza --
Corridos : the songs of exodus --
An emigrant's farewell --
El coyotito --
Deported --
La cucaracha --
As loyal citizens of the United States --
El arrimado : the guest in the land of buy now, pay later / Antonio Gomez. In the barrios. Life in the barrios --
On the road to Texas : Pete Fonesca / Tomas Rivera --
Tucson, Arizona : el hoyo / Mario Suarez --
Tucson, Arizona : las comadres / Mario Suarez --
East Los Angeles : passing time / J.L. Navarro --
Los Angeles : the sacred spot / Javier Alva --
The vatos --
The story of a vato --
You are lower than animals --
Justice in the Southwest, report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights --
The caste system of employment, report of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission --
Manana is too late : labor standards / Maclovio R. Barraza. La causa : in the beginning. The plan of Delano --
Huelga! : the history of the National Farm Workers Association --
Why Delano? / Cesar Chavez --
Nothing has changed : an interview with Cesar Chavez --
El malcriado : the voice of the farm worker --
The dignity of the farm worker --
What is a movement? --
Walkout in Albuquerque : the Chicano movement becomes nationwide --
Venceremos! : Mexican-American statement on travel to Cuba / Luis Valdez and Roberto Rubalcava --
We demand : statement of Chicanos of the Southwest in the Poor People's Campaign / Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales --
La Raza Unida / Jorge Lara-Braud. La causa : la tierra (the earth). Mother of all life : the earth / Cleofas Vigil --
The land grants / Clark S. Knowlton --
My cow, she was almost arrested / Tobia Leyba --
The alianza : a hope and a dream / Father Robert G. Garcia --
Our time has come --
La cooperativa / Valentina Valdez Tijerina --
Our allegiance is to the land / Alex Mercure. La causa : la mujer (the woman). The act of love, from the Aztec Codices. Do not throw yourself upon women ; Must we live weeping? : a father's advice to his daughter --
The pioneer women / Fabiola Cabeza de Baca --
Songs of sorrows --
El abandonado --
La firolera --
El sombrero ancho --
Madre --
La jefita / Jose Montoya --
Cruz / Augustin Lira --
The new Chicana --
The women of La Raza / Enriqueta Longauez y Vasquez --
La madre de Aztlan / Mary Lou Espinosa. La causa : the Chicanos. The emergence of the new Chicano / Guillermo Fuenfrios --
El grito / Guadalupe de Saavedra --
Education and de-education --
The writing on the blackboard / students of Los Angeles --
The word was made flesh : Spanish in the classroom / Sabine R. Ulibarri --
The Mexican American child : how have we failed him?, from a report of the U.S. Office of Education --
The blow outs!, from the Chicano student news --
The Chicano movement : a new breed --
The brown berets --
La Junta --
Los comancheros del norte : for machos only --
The Chicano movement : a controversy --
Reverse racism / Congressman Henry Gonzales --
The youth will be heard / Carta editorial --
Voices of the Chicanos --
Aztec angel / Luis Omar Salinas --
Musica de machete / Benjamin Luna --
22 miles / Jose Angel Guitierrez --
Jail flashes / Roberto Vargas --
Segundo canto / Roberto Vargas --
Poem in lieu of preface / Alberto Alurista --
El Louie / Jose Montoya --
To a dead lowrider / J.L. Navarro --
A trip through the mind jail / Raul Salinas. La causa : The artist. The Toltec (The artist) : he makes things live, from the Aztec Codices. The good painter ; He who gives life to clay ; He is whole --
The art of the Chicano movement, and the movement of Chicano art / Manuel J. Martinez --
Chicano theater / Luis Valdez --
Notes on Chicano theater --
El teatro campesino --
Bernabe, a play / Luis Valdez --
Notes of the playwright --
Bernabe : a drama of modern Chicano --
Mythology (scene 3). La causa : God and church. The destruction of the Aztec temples : I overturned the idols / Hernando Cortez --
God and man --
Sayings of Patrocino Barela --
I believe in God. But not in priests / Cleofas Vigil --
God is beside you in the picket line, from the writings of Cesar Chavez --
Peregrinacion, penitencia, revolucion --
To be a man is to suffer for others : God help us to be men! --
The church and the Chicanos --
The church and La Raza --
Campo cultural de La Raza / Alberto Alurista --
Catolicos por La Raza --
Jesus Christ as a revolutionist / Delores del Grito --
The new Christ, poems ; The organizer ; A new cross / Abelardo Delgado. Aztlan. The children of the Aztec : the vision of Motecuhzoma --
El plan espiritual de Aztlan : Chicano Liberation Youth Conference.
Series Title: A Marc Corporation book
Responsibility: Edited by Luis Valdez and Stan Steiner.
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