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Short fiction by Hispanic writers of the United States

Author: Nicolás Kanellos
Publisher: Houston, Tex. : Arte Público Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduced by informative entries which place the authors in their cultural and historical context, the selections in this collection are as diverse as Hispanic culture itself and as varied as the personalities of their authors.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Anthologies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Short fiction by Hispanic writers of the United States.
Houston, Tex. : Arte Público Press, 1993
(OCoLC)622483998
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicolás Kanellos
ISBN: 1558850449 9781558850446 0606013172 9780606013178
OCLC Number: 26094605
Notes: UNC Charlotte Libraries notes:
Evening in Paris / Denise Chávez -- City of Angels / Lucha Corpi -- Amanda / Roberta Fernández -- Retrieving Varadero ; Miracle on Eight & Twelfth / Roberto Fernández -- Day they took my uncle / Lionel García -- Too much his father's son / Genaro González -- Coming home I ; Coming home V / Rolando Hinojosa -- Faustino / Max Martínez -- Aunt Rosana's rocker / Nicholasa Mohr -- Niña / Margarita Mondrus Engle --Cara de caballo ; Curing woman / Alejandro Morales -- Greatest performance (Chapter 1) / Elías Miguel Muñoz -- Silent dancing / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- La Jonfonteyn / Estela Portillo Trambley -- First Communion ; Salamanders / Tomás Rivera -- Buffalo nickel (Chapters 1 and 9) / Floyd Salas -- Perfect hot spot / Virgil Suárez -- Amena Karanova / Sabine Ulibarrí -- Spanish roulette / Ed Vega -- Story from "Rain of Gold" / Víctor Villaseñor -- Moths / Helena María Viramontes.
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Description: 285 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Evening in Paris / Denise Chávez --
City of Angels / Lucha Corpi --
Amanda / Roberta Fernández --
Retrieving Varadero ; Miracle on Eight & Twelfth / Roberto Fernández --
The day they took my uncle / Lionel García --
Too much his father's son / Genaro González --
Coming home I ; Coming home V / Rolando Hinojosa --
Faustino / Max Martínez --
Aunt Rosana's rocker / Nicholasa Mohr --
Niña / Margarita Mondrus Engle --
Cara de caballo ; The curing woman / Alejandro Morales --
The greatest performance (chapter 1) / Elías Miguel Muñoz --
Silent dancing / Judith Ortiz Cofer --
La Jonfonteyn / Estela Portillo Trambley --
First Communion ; The salamanders / Tomás Rivera --
Buffalo nickel (chapters 1 and 9) / Floyd Salas --
A perfect hot spot / Virgil Suárez --
Amena Karanova / Sabine Ulibarrí --
Spanish roulette / Ed Vega --
story from Rain of gold / Victor Villaseñor --
The moths / Helena Mariá Viramontes.
Responsibility: edited by Nicolás Kanellos.
Local System Bib Number:
.b11764466

Abstract:

Introduced by informative entries which place the authors in their cultural and historical context, the selections in this collection are as diverse as Hispanic culture itself and as varied as the personalities of their authors.
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