Chicana and Chicano

Chicana Creativity and Criticism

New Frontiers in American Literature
Second Edition
Edited by María Herrera-SobekHelena María Viramontes

Poetry, art, and criticism by major Chicana writers and artists.

La Mollie and the King of Tears

By Arturo Islas
Edited by Paul Skenazy

A posthumous novel by the pioneering Chicano fiction writer--a tragi-comic tale revealing a new side to Arturo Islas's talent.

A Rich Land, a Poor People

Politics and Society in Modern Chiapas
Revised edition
By Thomas Benjamin

Benjamin delineates the basic continuity in the history of Chiapas from the 1890s to 1995.

A Place in El Paso

A Mexican-American Childhood
By Gloria López-Stafford

"The book is literally the salsa in Chicana/o history."— Choice

Heroes and Saints and Other Plays

Giving Up the Ghost, Shadow of a Man, Heroes and Saints
By Cherríe Moraga

Chicana playwright Cherríe Moraga's premiere collection of award winning theatre.

Signs from the Heart

California Chicano Murals
Edited by Eva CockcroftHolly Barnet-Sanchez

Four essays interpreting the historical, artistic, and educational significance of Chicano murals in California.

Chicano Politics

Reality and Promise 1940-1990
By Juan Gómez-Quiñones

"Gómez-Quiñones sharply analyzes and interprets the past fifty years of the Movimiento . . . Anyone attempting to understand the unfolding political scenario of the '90s will find this an indispensable volume."— Choice

Heart of Aztlan

A Novel
By Rudolfo Anaya

The Lost Land

The Chicano Image of the Southwest
By John R. Chávez

A fascinating intellectual history of Hispano self-perception, this book traces the changes in Hispano views of the Southwest from earliest times to the present, particularly since the 1848 signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.

Cuentos Chicanos

A Short Story Anthology
Revised Edition
Edited by Rudolfo AnayaAntonio C. Márquez