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This provocative blend of unique poetry, prose, feedback, and visible paintings records the ongoing progress of literature by way of and approximately Chicanas. via leading edge use of language and pictures, the artists represented right here discover woman sexuality, fiscal and social injustice, gender roles, and the contributions of serious theory.

Chicana Creativity and Criticism, first released in 1988, comprises poetry by way of Lorna Dee Cervantes, Lucha Corpi, Evangelina Vigil-Piñón, Denise Chávez, and Naomi Quiñónez; prose by way of Alma E. Cervantes, Helena María Viramontes, Roberta Fernández, and Sheila Ortiz Taylor; feedback via Tey Diana Rebolledo, Yvonne Yarbro-Bejarano, Norma Alarcón, and María Herrera-Sobek; and paintings by means of Carmen Lomas Garza, Yreina Cervántez, and Laura Aguilar.

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