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Bordering Fires: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Mexican and Chicana and Chicano Literature

Bordering Fires: The Vintage Book of Contemporary Mexican and Chicana and Chicano Literature

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2006
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1400077184
ISBN13
9781400077182
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As the descendants of Mexican immigrants have settled throughout the United States, a great literature has emerged, but its correspondances with the literature of Mexico have gone largely unobserved. In Bordering Fires, the first anthology to combine writing from both sides of the Mexican-U. ...more

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After working for Time Magazine as a researcher, reporter, and Miami bureau chief, García turned to writing fiction. Her first novel, Dreaming in Cuban (1992), received critical acclaim and was a finalist for the National Book Award. She has since published her novels The Agüero Sisters (1997) and Monkey Hunting (2003), and has edited books of Cuban and other Latin American literature. Her fourth novel, A Handbook to Luck , was released in hardcover in 2007 and ca...more