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6 edition of The Hispanic Question Collection found in the catalog.

The Hispanic Question Collection

More Than 200 Questions About History, Geography, Customs, Holidays & Celebrations, Sports & Games, Food, and More (Multicultural Question Collection)

by Diane Sylvester

  • 44 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Learning Works .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People & Places - United States - Hispanic/Latino,
  • Social Science - Sociology,
  • Latin America,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 People & Places,
  • Reference - General,
  • Questions and answers,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCelina R. Paredes (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8174014M
    ISBN 100881602639
    ISBN 109780881602630

    NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • Latinas of Indigenous descent living in the American West take center stage in this haunting debut story collection—a powerful meditation on friendship, mothers and daughters, and the deep-rooted truths of our homelands. The collection of Hispanic literature includes the works of Rudolfo Anaya, Sandra Cisneros, Micol Ostow, Tomas Rivera, Richard Rodriguez and Oscar Zeta Acosta. There have been Hispanic members of Congress and the Senate, including Romualdo Pacheco, Ladislas Lazaro, Henry B. Gonzalez, Herman Badillo, Manuel Lujan, Kika de la Garza, Dennis Chavez.

    These ten wise, extraordinary tales explore the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection. Spanning wide and diverse geographies—America, Nepal, South Africa, Germany—they showcase Guterson’s gifts for psychological nuance, emotional suspense, and evocation of the natural world. The Library of Congress possesses extensive holdings in Hispanic and Portuguese literature and philosophy. The literature collection provides a wide range of published works for the researcher, from the earliest printed materials in the United States and abroad to present-day publications.

      Of the million adults with Hispanic ancestry in , an estimated 5 million people, or 11%, said they do not identify as Hispanic or Latino. These people aren’t counted as Hispanic by the Census Bureau or in Pew Research Center surveys. The Hispanic Review is a quarterly journal devoted to research in Hispanic literary and cultural studies. Published since by the Department of Romance Languages at the University of Pennsylvania, the journal features essays and book reviews on the diverse cultural manifestations of Spain and Latin America, from the medieval period to the.


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The Library’s Hispanic Acquisitions Committee, founded by community leader Lena Archuleta, plays an invaluable role in acquiring these collections.

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The sixteen stories in this collection display a masterful use of language and fertile imagination, while criticizing and deconstructing the roles of hispanic women in a very traditional and patriarchal society.

Ferre’s stories are set in Puerto Rico, her native country, and the author herself translated her own works. Books by Gabby Rivera and Alida Nugent have most recently helped paint a portrait of what it means to be a Latina feminist today.

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