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A love story beginning in Spanish : poems

Author: Judith Ortiz Cofer
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the art of storytelling, discussing how to develop the skill of shaping a story so that listeners are able to relate to it on a personal level, looks at the key elements of storytelling, and includes an annotated list of stories, a bibliography of collections, and a brief list of recommendations for online sources.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Ortiz Cofer
ISBN: 0820327425 9780820327426
OCLC Number: 57579180
Awards: Runner-up for IndieFab awards (Poetry) 2005
Description: xii, 67 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Beans : an apologia for not loving to cook --
Before the storm --
Lessons of the past --
A theory of chaos : October 1962 --
Dominoes : a meditation on the game --
From A sailor's wife's journal --
Siempre --
The poet's work --
Here is a picture of me --
That old tune --
First job : the Southern Sweets Sandwich Shop and Bakery --
Notes for my daughter studying math on the morning of a new year --
Where you need to go --
Rice : an ars poetica --
The superstition poems --
The gift of a knife --
The pleasures of fear --
The lesson of the tongue --
La Fulana --
Black silk shirt --
The arms of a good woman --
Old women in their rooms --
The cruel season --
Alms outside the package store, Peachtree Street.
Responsibility: by Judith Ortiz Cofer.
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Judith Ortiz Cofer's third volume of poetry collects thirty-four poems. In places as stark as a New Jersey barrio or fabled as the island home of Penelope and Odysseus, the people in these poems  Read more...

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A poet whose music pervades my life long after I've finished reading. - Maxine Hong Kingston

 
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