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Necklace of Words : Stories By Mexican Women (97 Edition)

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The first English-language gathering of the voices of Mexican women, most of whom began to publish in the 1960s when an emerging middle class supported a boom in Mexican letters. Well-known writers such as Elena Poniatowska and Rosario Castellanos, as well as writers just beginning to receive critical acclaim, such as Martha Cerda and Angeles Mastretta, tell diverse stories of Mexico's women from La Malinche up to present-day women trying to find their places in a country with a strong tradition of male domination. The book's sections focus on the history of Mexico, the arrival of the Europeans and mixing of races, the often confining spaces inhabited by women within the social fabric of their country, and the rich interior lives of women who live in these confined spaces.

Synopsis:

A wealth of voices from twentieth century Mexico offer unique perspectives on their culture.

About the Author

Isabel Allende is a well known writer of fiction and nonfiction.

Table of Contents

Annunciation /Seligson, Esther --Too much love /Sefchovich, Sara --Coatlicue swept /Glantz, Margo --Balun Canan /Castellanos, Rosario.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781877727733
Editor:
Agosin, Marjorie
Editor:
Hall, Nancy
Editor:
Allende, Isabelle
Editor:
Agosin, Marjorie
Editor:
Hall, Nancy
Editor:
Allende, Isabel
Author:
Hall, Nancy Abraham
Author:
Agosin, Marjorie
Author:
Abraham Hall, Nancy
Author:
Allende, Isabel
Editor:
Allende, Isabel
Publisher:
White Pine Press (NY)
Location:
Fredonia, New York :
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Collections and anthologies
Subject:
Short stories, mexican
Subject:
Mexican literature
Subject:
Short stories, Mexican -- 20th century.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Secret Weavers Series
Series Volume:
0012
Publication Date:
19971131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
152
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.4 in 7 oz

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