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Anzaldúa, Gloria
Borderlands : the new mestiza = La frontera / Gloria Anzaldúa
Alternate Title Frontera
3rd ed
San Francisco : Aunt Lute Books, c2007
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  PS3551.N95 B6 2007    MISSING
Subject Mexican-American Border Region -- Poetry
Subject(s) Mexican American women -- Poetry
Physical Description [20], 255 p. ; 22 cm
Language Text in English and Spanish
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-255)
Summary Rooted in Gloria Anzaldúa's experience as a Chicana, a lesbian, an activist, and a writer, the groundbreaking essays and poems in this volume profoundly challenged how we think about identity. Borderlands/La Frontera remapped our understanding of what a "border" is, seeing it not as a simple divide between here and there, us and them, but as a psychic, social, and cultural terrain that we inhabit, and that inhabits all of us. This 20th-anniversary edition features new commentaries from prominent activists, artists, and teachers on the legacy of Anzaldúa's visionary work.--From publisher description
Contents The homeland, Aztlán -- Movimientos de rebeldiá y las culturas que traicionan -- Entering into the serpent -- La herencia de Coatlicue -- How to tame a wild tongue -- Tlilli, Tlapalli -- La conciencia de la mestiza

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