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Women writers of Spanish America

Women writers of Spanish America

an annotated bio-bibliographical guide

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Spanish American literature -- Women authors -- Bio-bibliography.,
    • Women and literature -- Latin America -- Bibliography.,
    • Women authors, Spanish American -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Diane E. Marting.
      SeriesBibliographies and indexes in women"s studies,, no. 5
      ContributionsMarting, Diane E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1609.L7 W63 1987, PQ7081 W63 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 448 p. ;
      Number of Pages448
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2738780M
      ISBN 100313249695
      LC Control Number86033552

        “People, both Spanish and British, have written about Spain’s ghosts, but the most important ghosts are the women – the invisible 50%,” she said. “The role of . This book describes how Latin-American women writers of all classes, from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present, ironize masculinist, classicist, and racist cliches in their narratives. Humble writers of the Spanish and Portuguese testimonio and sophisticated postmodernist authors alike are "Jehenson frequently uses a.

      Talking about Spanish writers in general, there have been some of the greatest and supremely talented writers from the region. Names like Miguel de Cervantes, Federico Gracia Lorca, Camilo Jose Cela, Javier Marias, Ana Maria Matute and Carlos Ruiz Zafon do ring a bell in the minds of reading aficionados and book lovers. America's National Book Award, launched in , shares the same number, while the Man Booker, beginning in , boasts As of March , that makes the number of times one of these prestigious literary awards has been awarded to a woman just one in four (or, a whopping % of awards granted, to be exact).

      Spanish American Women Writers. A Bio-Bibliographical Source Book. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pages. Diane E. Marting has published yet another extremely useful guide for those interested in Spanish and Latin American women's writing. The cur rent Spanish American Women Writers (SAWW) is a continuation of her. African American women writers have helped bring the black woman's experience to life for millions of readers. They've written of what it was like to live in slavery, what Jim Crow America was like, and what 20th and 21st century America has been like for black women.


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"Apparently conceived as a sequel to Marting's Women Writers of Spanish America, this title does more than improve on its predecessor: it is a superb and indispensable supplement to Latin American Writers ed. by Carlos A. Sole, which included only 18 women in its : Hardcover. The keen-eyed among you may notice that this list (one of many in a series highlighting—and rectifying—the disparity between the number of literary works by women writers and their male counterparts from all around the globe published in English translation) is a little Chile-heavy.

Four out of nine of these women writers hail from a country to which none of us Author: Literary Hub. Spanish American Women Writers book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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She is the editor of Women Writers of Spanish America: An Annotated Bio-Bibliographical Guide (Greenwood Press, ) and is currently completing The Sexual Woman in Twentieth-Century Latin American Novels, a comparative study of female sexuality in Brazilian and Spanish American : Diane Marting.

List of Spanish women writers. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This is a list of women writers who were born in Spain or whose writings are closely associated with that country. Mercedes Abad (born ), journalist, short story writer; Carmen Conde Abellán (–), poet, narrative writer; Rosario de.

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Latin American Women Writers: An Encyclopedia presents the lives and necessary works of over seventy women writers in Latin America between the sixteenth and twentieth centuries.

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Laura Restrepo (Colombia, –), the author of half a dozen major novels, is fast emerging as one of the leading female writers of Spanish America. The pervasive socio-historical preoccupations of her work might seem to merge almost seamlessly within a body of Spanish American novelistic writing traditionally judged by its social effectiveness.

Again, we need recognition, understanding, and to listen to the voices of others in order to create a more accepting world. So to that end, below please find ten novels (plus a bonus) about the immigrant experience in America, all published in the last ten years.

This list is only a start, of course, so get reading, get writing, get talking.What does it take for a woman to succeed as a writer? In these revealing interviews, first published in as Historias íntimas, ten of Latin America's most important women writers explore this question with scholar Magdalena García Pinto, discussing the personal, social, and political factors that have shaped their writing careers.

Marjorie Agosín is Luella LaMer Slaner Professor in Latin American Studies and Professor of Spanish at Wellesley College.

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