New border voices : an anthology (Book, 2014) [Union University]
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New border voices : an anthology

New border voices : an anthology

Author: Brandon D Shuler; Rob Johnson; Erika Garza-Johnson
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : First editionView all editions and formats

Provides an anthology of recent and rarely seen writing by Borderlands artists from El Paso to Brownsville - and a hundred miles on either side. Challenging the assumption that borderlands writing is  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Literature
Literary collections
Named Person: Aussenseiter
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brandon D Shuler; Rob Johnson; Erika Garza-Johnson
ISBN: 9781623491246 162349124X 9781623491253 1623491258
Language Note: In English with one contribution translated from Spanish. Many of the literary pieces utilize both Spanish and English vocabulary.
OCLC Number: 864366337
Description: xx, 265 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The border's literary tradition and its sense of place. A "Southern Renaissance" for Texas letters / José E. Limón --
The Texas-Mexico border: this writer's sense of place / Rolando Hinojosa-Smith --
De las voces de muchos. The rain parade / Paul Pedroza --
One pinto bean ; When I was younger ; Ancient houses / Ray Gonzalez --
Voyeurism, or, The third-party politician / Dalel Serda --
Ojos de dios : that's what I said / Tammy Melody Gomez --
Coyotes / Cooper Renner --
Invocation ; El amor prohibido el paso / Abigail Carl-Klassen --
Southbound / Genaro Gonzalez --
How to be la llorona for the city of Sullivan that has no sidewalks / Veronica Sandoval --
Escalera / Ben Roberts --
Ursular ; Calm licks the night / Joseph Daniel Haske --
Popeye was an American citizen and so am I / René Saldaña Jr. --
Border illusion ; Silence / Gene Keller --
The window / Brian Van Reet --
Serape ; Prospective titles for a border thesis / Rodney Gomez --
La huesera, or, Flesh to bone / Irene Lara Silva --
Ode por el amor imprevisto / John D. Fry --
Fertile / Gabriela Ybarra Lemmons --
Wireless panteón / Lauren Espinoza --
The border is a good place to live / Agustín Cadena ; translated by Pat Dubrava --
Wild woman of the Navidad / Shawnee Wren --
From Mariguano: a novel / Juan Ochoa --
Border ; El Paso women / Sheryl Luna --
The 29th of April / Flores --
Dear Celan ; [Magic needed] / Emmy Pérez --
Corrido / Brian Allen Carr --
El Paso and the sister city / Jorge Azcárate --
LoneStar special / David René Solis --
Quitclaim / Sean Chadwell --
Sonnet for human smugglers ; Tough guy / Octavio Quintanilla --
The loss of Juárez / Sergio Troncoso --
And old Guerrero waits ; Across / Chip Dameron --
Stupids / Christine Granados --
Santa de las Embarazadas / Beatriz Guzmán Velásquez --
Cobb and me / Robert Paul Moreira --
Daiquiri / Pat Mora --
Un frontera pocho en San Antonio / Isaac Chavarria --
Contrabandista epistle / Jim Sanderson --
El Paso / Kevin Prufer --
Vozilencio: river of voices / Richard Yañez --
La polvadera: border murder ; Desert nectar on scenic drive / Robin Scofield --
Baseball over the moon / Kathryn Lane --
The bone box/Waka Tupapaku / Carmen Tafolla --
A starving Indian woman / John MacAyeal --
Raspas, tequila y balazos ; Where are you, home? / Brenda Nettles Riojas --
My better border / Chuck Taylor --
Contributors --
Credits --
Responsibility: edited by Brandon D. Shuler, Robert Johnson, and Erika Garza-Johnson ; introduction by José E. Limón.
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