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Women"s Voice in Latin American Literature (Three Continents Press)

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Published by Passeggiata Pr .
Written in English


  • Ethnic studies,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Central America,
  • South America,
  • Latin American Literature,
  • Women In Literature,
  • 20th century,
  • History and criticism,
  • Latin American fiction,
  • Lispector, Clarice,
  • Sex role in literature,
  • Women authors,
  • Spanish,
  • Literary Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11304061M
ISBN 100894102958
ISBN 109780894102950

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Women’s Voice is a detailed study of Clarice Lispector’s Laços de família, Rosario Castellanos’s Oficio de tinieblas, Marta Lynch’s La señora Ordóñez, and Silvina Bullrich’s Mañana digo basta. In deciding to focus on these, Lindstrom chose, from a wealth of literature, the authors that she felt not only express women’s concerns, but also are equally adept at translating those concerns into fictional expression. Women's voice in Latin American literature. [Naomi Lindstrom] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Lindstrom. Find more information about: ISBN: Women's voice in Latin American literature. Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner Publishers, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Clarice Lispector; Rosario Castellanos; Marta Lynch; Silvina Bullrich; Clarice Lispector; Rosario Castellanos; Marta Lynch; Silvina Bullrich: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Lindstrom. Book Description: This volume offers a critical study of a representative selection of Latin American women writers who have made major contributions to all literary genres and represent a wide range of literary perspectives and styles. Many of these women have attained the highest literary honours: Gabriela Mistral won the Nobel Prize in ;.

  Lina Meruane is a prominent female voice in Chilean contemporary narrative. As a novelist/essayist/editor & cultural journalist, her autobiographical novel Seeing Red was recently published by Deep Vellum and sold internationally to Germany, France, Italy, Holland and Brazil. Her essays are passionate and inflammatory.   This book is for every Latina who can't speak Spanish or who's ever felt "not Latina enough" to claim the label. Role Model details the late Serros's .   Readers of Latin American authors, he argued, ask themselves, as they page through a book, “Is it possible to detect in their works the pulse of the . Anzaldúa edited two anthologies that collected the voices of feminists of many races and cultures. This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color was published in and won the Before Columbus Foundation American Book Award.

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