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The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature

(Book - 2011 )
The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature
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This groundbreaking Norton Anthology includes the work ofnbsp;201 Latino writers from Chicano, Cuban-, Puerto Rican-, and Dominican-American traditions, as well as writing from other Spanish-speaking countries. Under the general editorship of award-winning cultural critic Ilan Stavans, The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature traces four centuries of writing, from letters to the Spanish crown by sixteenth-century conquistadors to the cutting-edge expressions of twenty-first-century cartoonistas and artists of reggaeton. In six chronological sections--Colonization, Annexation, Acculturation, Upheaval, Into the Mainstream, and Popular Traditions--it encompasses all genres, featuring such writers as José Martí, William Carlos Williams, Julia Alvarez, Oscar Hijuelos, Cristina García, Piri Thomas, Esmeralda Santiago, and Junot Díaz. Twelve years in the making, The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature sheds new light on "nuestra America" through a gathering of writing unprecedented in scope and vitality.
Title: The Norton anthology of Latino literature
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2011
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: lxxi, 2489, A177 p. : ill., col. maps ; 25 cm
Notes: Maps on endpapers
Awards & Distinctions: Booklist Editor's Choice 2010
Additional Contributors: Stavans, Ilan
Acosta-Belén, Edna
ISBN: 9780393080070
0393080072
Branch Call Number: 810.80868 NORTON
Statement of Responsibility: Ilan Stavans, general editor ; [editors], Edna Acosta-Belén ... [et al.]
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Other Language: Some text in parallel English and Spanish
Subject Headings: American literature Hispanic American authors Hispanic Americans Literary collections
Topical Term: American literature
Hispanic Americans
LCCN: 2010015108
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