Documents and discusses the major contributions to this country's social and political mosaic for over 150 years by women leaders, organizers, and activists from diverse Hispanic backgrounds.
Subjects: Chicana and ChicanoGender StudiesWomen
Boyer lets these Mexican people speak for themselves about how they got into trouble with the Inquisition.
Subjects: HistoryLatin AmericaWomen
A bilingual anthology of writings by both secular and religious women writers from colonial Latin America through the 19th century.
Subjects: BilingualLatin AmericaLiteratureWomen
These essays explore the complex world of grandmothers in Native America, where, although often impoverished and marginalized, they provide a vital connection to native identity, history, and wisdom.
Subjects: American IndiansAnthropologyHistoryWomen
Uses medical records, journals, letters, interviews, and personal recollections to bring us closer than ever to the Mexican artist and her milieu.
Subjects: ArtBiographyGender StudiesLatin AmericaWomen
Explores the role of sex and gender on California's multi-cultural frontier under the influences of Spain, Mexico, and the United States.
Subjects: American WestHistoryWomen
The humorous and moving story of three generations of a Jewish family in Argentina.
Subjects: Jewish StudiesLatin AmericaLiteratureWomen
This intimate account of the year of Patten’s employment offers a rare glimpse of O’Keeffe’s daily life when she could no longer see well enough to paint.
South American women authors look at the female experience.
Subjects: FictionLatin AmericaWomen