The Politics Of Language In The Spanish Speaking World

Author: Clare Mar-Molinero
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134730705
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anteriores' ('none of the others') which only serves to underline the uncertainty felt
about Puerto Rico's political future.11 Whatever the political objectives of different
Puerto Rican groups, that Spanish is viewed as an integral part of their national
identity is not ... Santiago's bestseller When I was Puerto Rican (the best-selling
Spanish edition Cuando era puertorriqueña was translated by the author herself)
is an autobiographical account of her life in Puerto Rico and the move to the US.

Meine Geliebte Welt

Author: Sonia Sotomayor
ISBN: 9783406659478
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ES lohnt sich, ihr auf diesem Weg zu folgen. MEine geliebte Welt ist ein hinreiSSendes Buch, ein Buch uber das Trotzdem - und uber die Dinge des Lebens.

Tongue Ties

Author: G. Firmat
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1403980926
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Some years ago Esmeralda Santiago published an account of her childhood in
Puerto Rico under the title When I Was Puerto Rican. When the memoir
appeared in Spanish, translated by the author herself, the title became Cuando
era puertorriqueña. Every word in the English title has a match in the translation
—every word but one, that is, the first-person pronoun ''I,'' which the Spanish title
elides because of the language's tendency to delete subject pronouns (the so-
called ...

American Immigration

Author: James Ciment
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317477170
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For the Spanish version of the book, published the following year as Cuando era
puertorriqueña, Santiago added a special preface in which she discusses her
linguistic predicament: how she is torn between two tongues, Spanish and
English, and can express certain feelings only in her native Spanish. The
attachment to Spanish is even stronger for Marjorie Agosín, who was in her late
teens when her family moved from Chile to Georgia in 1974. Even though she
had resided in the ...

Switching Languages

Author: Steven G. Kellman
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803278073
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... glossary in the back of the book for the benefit of Anglophones who do not
know the other language. In 1994, while producing a Spanish version of When I
Was Puerto Rican, she added a preface unique to that edition that discusses her
own linguistic predicament: how she is torn between two tongues, Spanish and
English, and can express certain feelings only in her native Spanish. Introduction
to Cuando era puertorriquena The life recounted in this 129 ESMERALDA

Remembering Cuba

Author: Andrea O’Reilly Herrera
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292731479
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Take the English version of Descartes s famous syllogism, "I think, therefore I am"
— in Spanish, the phrase would be "pienso luego soy" where the personal
pronouns are omitted because the verb ending designates the person and
number of the ... Every word in the English title has an exact match in the Spanish
title (when/ cuando, was/era, Puerto Rican/ puertorriquena) — every word but
one, that is: the first-person pronoun I. In fact, the Spanish title doesn't even make
clear that the ...

Look Away

Author: Jon Smith
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822333166
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unique, Perez Firmat's autobiographical presentation of self in English and then
in Spanish is not unique. Esmeralda Santiago, a Boston-based writer and
producer, and Ariel Dorfman, a novelist, dramatist, and professor of Spanish at
Duke University, have also published English autobiographies that were later
translated into Spanish: Santiago first published When I Was Puerto Rican (1994)
and then her own translation, Cuando era puertorriquena (1994); Dorfman
followed up ...

San Juan Noir Spanish Language Edition

Author: Mayra Santos-Febres
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755079
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MANUEL A. MELÉNDEZ nació en Puerto Rico y se crio en East Harlem, Nueva
York. Es autor de dos novelas, cuatro libros de poesía y dos colecciones de
cuentos. Su novela Battle for a Soul fue nalista en los International Latino Awards
2015 en la categoría de novelas de misterio. Está trabajando en una colección
de cuentos de suspenso y en una novela de misterio. Vive en Sunnyside, Nueva
York. LUIS NEGRÓN es escritor y librero. Mundo cruel (2010), su primer libro, en
su ...

En La Lucha In The Struggle

Author: Ada María Isasi-Díaz
Publisher: Fortress Press
ISBN: 9781451403428
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Elaborating a Mujerista Theology (10th Anniversary Edition) (English and
Spanish Edition) Ada María Isasi-Díaz. "cubano" o "puertorriqueño" al inglés,
constituye ya una adaptación por mi parte como autora de lo que estas mujeres
han dicho. La mejor forma en que puedo corregir el papel de mi voz de autora es
identificando mi subjetividad para que quienes lean conozcan el lente que uso
en mis interpretaciones; para que sepan cuál es mi punto de vista tanto teológico
como de la ...