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Cuentos Chicanos: A Short Story Anthology by…

Cuentos Chicanos: A Short Story Anthology

by Rudolfo A. Anaya (Editor), Antonio Marquez (Editor)

Other authors: Ron Arias (Contributor), Jose Armas (Contributor), Kathleen M Baca (Contributor), Juan Bruce-Novoa (Contributor), Nash Candelaria (Contributor)15 more, Ana Castillo (Contributor), Denise Chavez (Contributor), Sergio Elizondo (Contributor), Carlos Nicolas Flores (Contributor), Lionel G. Garcia (Contributor), Juan Felipe Herrera (Contributor), Francisco Jimenez (Contributor), EA Mares (Contributor), Robert L Perea (Contributor), Alberto Alvaro Rios (Contributor), Marta Salinas (Contributor), Mario Suarez (Contributor), Jesús Salvador Treviño (Contributor), Kika Vargas (Contributor), Tino Villanueva (Contributor)

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The twenty-one stories in this collection typify the phenomenal growth Chicano literature has undergone during the past two decades. The stories range from those complex narratives, from depictions of a childlike innocence to world-weary knowledge, from accounts of migrant life to middle-class anxieties, and from celebrations of the family to explorations of the supernatural. No central theme or point of view unites the stories; rather there emerges in each a personal aesthetic vision. Students of literature and creative writing as well as specialists in contemporary politics and social change will find this anthology especially rich reading. Included are such established authors as Rudolfo A. Anaya, E. A. Mares, and Bruce-Novoa along with the best of the emerging new writers including Denise Chávez and Mario Suarez.… (more)



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Anaya, Rudolfo A.Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Marquez, AntonioEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Arias, RonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Armas, JoseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baca, Kathleen MContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bruce-Novoa, JuanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Candelaria, NashContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Castillo, AnaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chavez, DeniseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Elizondo, SergioContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Flores, Carlos NicolasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Garcia, Lionel G.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Herrera, Juan FelipeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jimenez, FranciscoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mares, EAContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Perea, Robert LContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rios, Alberto AlvaroContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Salinas, MartaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Suarez, MarioContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Treviño, Jesús SalvadorContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Vargas, KikaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Villanueva, TinoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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