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The Resource Paper dance : 55 Latino poets, edited by Victor Hernández Cruz, Leroy V. Quintana, and Virgil Suarez

Paper dance : 55 Latino poets, edited by Victor Hernández Cruz, Leroy V. Quintana, and Virgil Suarez

Label
Paper dance : 55 Latino poets
Title
Paper dance
Title remainder
55 Latino poets
Statement of responsibility
edited by Victor Hernández Cruz, Leroy V. Quintana, and Virgil Suarez
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of poetry from 55 Latinos/as. The first and still the most complete anthology of the best U.S. Latino and Latina poets from diverse origins in the Latin world: Cuba, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. "Readers should be prepared for weeping, laughing, and awe" (Harvard Review). Alvarez, Baca, Cervantes, Espada, Firmat, Gonzalez, Medina, Pau-Llosa, Rios, Rodríguez, Saenz, Villanueva, et al
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54080868
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS591.H58
LC item number
P36 1995
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cruz, Victor Hernández
  • Quintana, Leroy
  • Suárez, Virgil
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • Hispanic Americans
  • American poetry
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Lyrik
  • Englisch
  • Hispanos
  • USA
  • Spanish Literature
Label
Paper dance : 55 Latino poets, edited by Victor Hernández Cruz, Leroy V. Quintana, and Virgil Suarez
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/goettingen/152237976.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shame ; L.A. prayer / Francisco X. Alarcón -- Storm windows ; Dusting ; Homecoming / Julia Alvarez -- from Poem VI ; from Poem XXIII / Jimmy Santiago Baca -- Leavings ; Abuelo Leopoldo sneaks a bite of cream cheese ; For El Niño on his arrival in the United States / Sandra M. Castillo -- Pulling the muse from the drum ; Herald of Cocos (I) / Adrian Castro -- Morning geography ; Women talk of flowers at dusk / Rosemary Catacalos -- The poet is served her papers ; Blue full moon in witch ; From the cables of genocide / Lorna Dee Cervantes -- The Latin deli: an ars poetica ; The medium's burden ; My grandfather's hat / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- On being alone: Berkeley, 1969 ; Rehearsals for the wreck / Lucha Corpi -- From Mesa Blanca ; Mesa Blanca ; Time zones / Victor Hernández Cruz -- Photograph from Berlin ; Summer storm ; Witness / Silvia Curbelo -- The lover of a subversive is also a subversive ; Coca-Cola and Coco frío ; La tumba de Buenaventura Roig / Martín Espada -- Who is going to tell me? ; Oshun's love poem ; Ocha / Sandra Maria Esteves -- Nobody knows my name ; Ghost writing ; Bilingual blues / Gustavo Pérez Firmat -- La curandera ; When living was a labor camp called Montgomery / Diana Garcia -- Day of the Dead ; Red line / Guy Garcia -- Outline for a Cuban folk-dance ; Prague, 1924 / Lourdes Gil -- Mestiza legacy ; Telling ; It happens while presidents play golf / Magdalena Gómez -- The recurring dream of the snakes as a gift for my aching shoulder ; How? ; Homage to Lucian Blaga ; Memory of the hand / Ray Gonzalez -- B.C., before Clinton ; "Damn!" / César A. González-T. -- Rain lantern ; Tropical weather report ; The structure of a dream / Daniel del Valle Hernández -- Southern California nocturne (circa 1964) ; The sea during springtime / Juan Felipe Herrera -- Sorting Miami ; Finding home ; An unexpected conversion / Carolina Hospital -- El Elvis ; Family ; The spy / Wasabi Kanastoga -- Juana la Loca ; Christmas at the health care center on the west mesa ; Discourse of the severed head of Joaquin Murieta / E.A. Mares -- Hit and run ; Discovering America / Demetria Martínez -- Standard time: novena for my father ; Variations on Omar Sharif / Dionisio D. Martínez -- Unlucky cracks ; The Sierras ; The chase / Victor Martínez -- Ethnic poetry ; Ode ; The old man / Julio Marzán -- Calle de la Amargura ; Philadelphia ; Cuba / Pablo Medina -- EcologicHumanitarianIsm ; The pigeon squawk / Jesús Papoleto Meléndez -- Artista Cubano ; Sly woman / Pat Mora -- Amantes sin tiempo ; Lorca in hell / Gean Moreno -- Repetitions ; Summer of the body ; Mariano, the air / Elías Miguel Muñoz -- Frutas ; Mulata ; Carlos Alfonzo / Ricardo Pau-Llosa -- The first rock and roll song of 1970 ; Ode to Witch Liberty ; Nighttime sunshine mind game / Pedro Pietri -- Aye que Maria Felix (or Maria was no virgin) ; Post-colonial contemplations / Naomi Quiñonez -- Poem written during one of my yearly visits from California ; Don Chuey / Leroy V. Quintana -- Kid Hielero ; Combing my hair in the hall / Alberto Alvaro Ríos -- Poetry of holy water ; Bird language ; Death of the lady slipper / Diana Rivera -- Self-portrait with thorn necklace and hummingbird (1940) ; The dream ; Self-portrait with cropped hair (1940) / Margarita Luna Robles -- They come to dance ; Bethlehem no more ; Deathwatch / Luis J. Rodríguez -- Muchacha (after Jamaica) / Cecilia Rodríguez-Milanés -- Again I find him ; Marilyn Monroe Indian / Leo Romero -- Uncles (who lie still and perfect) / Benjamin Alire Sáenz -- For Kathy who likes happy endings ; Alba ; For Carrie / Deborah Salazar -- Izquierdo ; Jicotea/turtle / Virgil Suarez -- Letter to Ti ; Marked ; Compliments / Carmen Tafolla -- Night in Oaxaca ; The girl in the treehouse / David Unger -- English con salsa ; Where you from? ; The hands / Gina Valdez -- New York City mira mira blues ; Cante jondo ; Ronda / Gloria Vando -- Why my mother's teeth remained in Cuba ; First breakfast / E.J. Vega -- Delicious death ; The wind ; An act of creation / Alma Luz Villanueva -- Scene from the movie Giant ; Haciendo apenas la recolección / Tino Villanueva -- Pony ; Trans Pacific / Rafael Zepeda
Control code
ocm30358004
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 242 pages
Isbn
9780892552016
Lccn
94015586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o30358004
  • (OCoLC)30358004
Label
Paper dance : 55 Latino poets, edited by Victor Hernández Cruz, Leroy V. Quintana, and Virgil Suarez
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/goettingen/152237976.pdf
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shame ; L.A. prayer / Francisco X. Alarcón -- Storm windows ; Dusting ; Homecoming / Julia Alvarez -- from Poem VI ; from Poem XXIII / Jimmy Santiago Baca -- Leavings ; Abuelo Leopoldo sneaks a bite of cream cheese ; For El Niño on his arrival in the United States / Sandra M. Castillo -- Pulling the muse from the drum ; Herald of Cocos (I) / Adrian Castro -- Morning geography ; Women talk of flowers at dusk / Rosemary Catacalos -- The poet is served her papers ; Blue full moon in witch ; From the cables of genocide / Lorna Dee Cervantes -- The Latin deli: an ars poetica ; The medium's burden ; My grandfather's hat / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- On being alone: Berkeley, 1969 ; Rehearsals for the wreck / Lucha Corpi -- From Mesa Blanca ; Mesa Blanca ; Time zones / Victor Hernández Cruz -- Photograph from Berlin ; Summer storm ; Witness / Silvia Curbelo -- The lover of a subversive is also a subversive ; Coca-Cola and Coco frío ; La tumba de Buenaventura Roig / Martín Espada -- Who is going to tell me? ; Oshun's love poem ; Ocha / Sandra Maria Esteves -- Nobody knows my name ; Ghost writing ; Bilingual blues / Gustavo Pérez Firmat -- La curandera ; When living was a labor camp called Montgomery / Diana Garcia -- Day of the Dead ; Red line / Guy Garcia -- Outline for a Cuban folk-dance ; Prague, 1924 / Lourdes Gil -- Mestiza legacy ; Telling ; It happens while presidents play golf / Magdalena Gómez -- The recurring dream of the snakes as a gift for my aching shoulder ; How? ; Homage to Lucian Blaga ; Memory of the hand / Ray Gonzalez -- B.C., before Clinton ; "Damn!" / César A. González-T. -- Rain lantern ; Tropical weather report ; The structure of a dream / Daniel del Valle Hernández -- Southern California nocturne (circa 1964) ; The sea during springtime / Juan Felipe Herrera -- Sorting Miami ; Finding home ; An unexpected conversion / Carolina Hospital -- El Elvis ; Family ; The spy / Wasabi Kanastoga -- Juana la Loca ; Christmas at the health care center on the west mesa ; Discourse of the severed head of Joaquin Murieta / E.A. Mares -- Hit and run ; Discovering America / Demetria Martínez -- Standard time: novena for my father ; Variations on Omar Sharif / Dionisio D. Martínez -- Unlucky cracks ; The Sierras ; The chase / Victor Martínez -- Ethnic poetry ; Ode ; The old man / Julio Marzán -- Calle de la Amargura ; Philadelphia ; Cuba / Pablo Medina -- EcologicHumanitarianIsm ; The pigeon squawk / Jesús Papoleto Meléndez -- Artista Cubano ; Sly woman / Pat Mora -- Amantes sin tiempo ; Lorca in hell / Gean Moreno -- Repetitions ; Summer of the body ; Mariano, the air / Elías Miguel Muñoz -- Frutas ; Mulata ; Carlos Alfonzo / Ricardo Pau-Llosa -- The first rock and roll song of 1970 ; Ode to Witch Liberty ; Nighttime sunshine mind game / Pedro Pietri -- Aye que Maria Felix (or Maria was no virgin) ; Post-colonial contemplations / Naomi Quiñonez -- Poem written during one of my yearly visits from California ; Don Chuey / Leroy V. Quintana -- Kid Hielero ; Combing my hair in the hall / Alberto Alvaro Ríos -- Poetry of holy water ; Bird language ; Death of the lady slipper / Diana Rivera -- Self-portrait with thorn necklace and hummingbird (1940) ; The dream ; Self-portrait with cropped hair (1940) / Margarita Luna Robles -- They come to dance ; Bethlehem no more ; Deathwatch / Luis J. Rodríguez -- Muchacha (after Jamaica) / Cecilia Rodríguez-Milanés -- Again I find him ; Marilyn Monroe Indian / Leo Romero -- Uncles (who lie still and perfect) / Benjamin Alire Sáenz -- For Kathy who likes happy endings ; Alba ; For Carrie / Deborah Salazar -- Izquierdo ; Jicotea/turtle / Virgil Suarez -- Letter to Ti ; Marked ; Compliments / Carmen Tafolla -- Night in Oaxaca ; The girl in the treehouse / David Unger -- English con salsa ; Where you from? ; The hands / Gina Valdez -- New York City mira mira blues ; Cante jondo ; Ronda / Gloria Vando -- Why my mother's teeth remained in Cuba ; First breakfast / E.J. Vega -- Delicious death ; The wind ; An act of creation / Alma Luz Villanueva -- Scene from the movie Giant ; Haciendo apenas la recolección / Tino Villanueva -- Pony ; Trans Pacific / Rafael Zepeda
Control code
ocm30358004
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 242 pages
Isbn
9780892552016
Lccn
94015586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o30358004
  • (OCoLC)30358004

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