Entry without inspection : a writer's life in El Norte (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Entry without inspection : a writer's life in El Norte

Author: Cecile Pineda
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, [2020] ©2020
Series: Crux (Athens, Ga.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Cecile Pineda-award-winning novelist, memoirist, theater director, performer, activist-felt rootlessness throughout much of her life. Her father was an undocumented Mexican immigrant; her mother a French-speaking immigrant from Switzerland. Pineda, born in New York City, felt culturally disconnected from both of her parents, while also ill at ease in U.S. culture. In her life, we see the strange intersection of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Autobiographies
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Cecile Pineda
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cecile Pineda
ISBN: 9780820358468 0820358460
OCLC Number: 1143623323
Description: 219 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: I. QUESTIONS --
Prologue --
1. Secrets --
Day One --
2. Screen Doors --
Day Two --
3. Freedom --
Day Three --
II. THE WAY TO ART --
4. Divorcing Mom and Dad --
5. Marking Time: Bottle Washer --
6. Chief Cook --
Day Four --
7. San Francisco Story --
Day Five --
8. Strike --
Day Six --
9. Theatre of Man --
10. Invitation to a Threesomes --
Day Seven --
11. Zigzagging with Goya --
III. MAKING WORDS --
12. Consultation with a Sibyl --
13. Writing with the Body --
Day Eight --
IV. GETTING TO THE ROOT OF THINGS --
14. Through the Looking Glass --
Day Nine --
15. Facing It --
16. Summoning the Diamond Boss --
Day Ten --
17. Last Things --
Acknowledgments --
Appendix. Jean Blum: Finger in Goliath's Eye --
About the Author.
Series Title: Crux (Athens, Ga.)
Responsibility: Cecile Pineda.

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Cecile Pineda - award-winning novelist, memoirist, theatre director, performer, activist - felt rootlessness throughout much of her life. In Entry without Introspection, Pineda reconciles her past  Read more...

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