In Other Words Literature by Latinas of the United States

Photo © Copyright 1993 by Georgia McInnis Margarita Engle Margarita Engle was born and raised in Los Angeles . Her father , an artist , traveled in the late 1940s to the picturesque town of Trinidad , Cuba , where he met and married ...

In Other Words  Literature by Latinas of the United States

A collection of fiction, poetry, drama, and essays written by forty-five Latina writers of the United States, arranged by genre, and including brief biographical information about each author.

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In Other Words: Literature by Latinas of the United States
Language: en
Pages: 554
Authors: Roberta Fernández
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Arte Publico Press

A collection of fiction, poetry, drama, and essays written by forty-five Latina writers of the United States, arranged by genre, and including brief biographical information about each author.
Silver People
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Margarita Engle
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-29 - Publisher: HMH Books For Young Readers

Newbery Honor winner Margarita Engletells the story ofthe creation of the Panama Canalin this powerful YAhistorical novel in verse."
A Song of Frutas
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Margarita Engle
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-03 - Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers

From Pura Belpré Award–winning author Margarita Engle comes a lively, rhythmic picture book about a little girl visiting her grandfather who is a pregonero—a singing street vendor in Cuba—and helping him sell his frutas. When we visit mi abuelo, I help him sell frutas, singing the names of each fruit
Latino/a Children's and Young Adult Writers on the Art of Storytelling
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Frederick Luis Aldama
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-09 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press

Children’s and young adult literature has become an essential medium for identity formation in contemporary Latino/a culture in the United States. This book is an original collection of more than thirty interviews led by Frederick Luis Aldama with Latino/a authors working in the genre. The conversations revolve around the conveyance
Latino Writers and Journalists
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Jamie Martinez Wood
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Provides short biographies of Latino American writers and journalists and information on their works.