Cuando Era Puertorrique A

Author: Esmeralda Santiago
Publisher: Vintage Espanol
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La historia de Esmeralda Santiago comienza en la parte rural de Puerto Rico, donde sus padres y siete hermanos, en continuas luchas los unos con los otros, vivían una vida alborotada pero llena de amor y ternura.

When I Was Puerto Rican

Author: Esmeralda Santiago
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 0306814528
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Magic, sexual tension, high comedy, and intense drama move through an enchanted yet harsh autobiography, in the story of a young girl who leaves rural Puerto Rico for New York's tenements and a chance for success.

Feather Crowns

Author: Bobbie Ann Mason
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060925493
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Set in the apocalyptic atmosphere of 1900--a time when many Americans were looking for signs foretelling the end of the world--Feather Crowns is the story of a young woman who unintentionally creates a national sensation.

The Turkish Lover

Author: Esmeralda Santiago
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786738332
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At the heart of the story is Esmeralda's relationship with "the Turk," a passion that gradually becomes a prison out of which she must emerge to become herself.


Author: Esmeralda Santiago
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030759677X
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But soon the Civil War erupts in the United States, and Ana finds her livelihood, and perhaps even her life, threatened by the very people on whose backs her wealth has been built: the hacienda’s slaves, whose richly drawn stories unfold ...

Switching Languages

Author: Steven G. Kellman
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803278073
Size: 38.45 MB
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era. puertorriquena. The life recounted in this book was lived in Spanish, but was
at first written down in English. Many times, while writing, I was surprised to hear
myself speak Spanish while my fingers typed out the same phrase in English.

The Politics Of Language In The Spanish Speaking World

Author: Clare Mar-Molinero
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134730705
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In fact a campaign of 'Spanish Also' in opposition to 'English Only' legislation has
been mounted to protect Puerto Rico's use of ... Santiago's bestseller When I was
Puerto Rican (the best-selling Spanish edition Cuando era puertorriqueña was ...

Look Away

Author: Jon Smith
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822385775
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Throughout the volume, the contributors consistently reconceptualize U.S. southern culture in a way that acknowledges its postcolonial status without diminishing its distinctiveness. Contributors.

El Sueno De America

Author: Esmeralda Santiago
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780060928285
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América Gonzales es empleada de un hotel en una isla en la costa de Puerto Rico, donde limpia los cuartos de extranjeros ricos que miran de reojo.

Antes De Ser Libres

Author: Julia Alvarez
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
ISBN: 0307576221
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De la renombrada autora Julia Alvarez llega una historia inolvidable sobre la adolescencia, la perseverancia y la lucha de una niña por su libertad.