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Author Barbas-Rhoden, Laura, 1974-
Title Writing women in Central America : gender and the fictionalization of history / Laura Barbas-Rhoden.
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, c2003.
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 Floor4  PQ7471.5 .B37 2003    DUE 02-28-18
Description ix, 201 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Ohio University research in international studies. Latin America series ; no. 41
Research in international studies. Latin America series ; no. 41.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-196) and index.
Contents "Disrupting the thread": dominant narratives and the works of Central American women -- Awakening women in Central America: Claribel Alegría's fictions -- The quest for the mother: women and memory in the novels of Gioconda Belli -- Asking other questions: personal stories and historical events in the fiction of Rosario Aguilar -- "Local histories and global designs" in Tatiana Lobo's narratives -- Where now? History and the present -- Central American women writers: a bibliographical study.
Subject Central American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Central American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and history -- Central America.
Women and literature -- Central America.
Women in literature.
Alegría, Claribel -- Criticism and interpretation.
Aguilar, Rosario, 1938-
Aguilar, Rosario, 1938- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Belli, Gioconda, 1948- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Lobo, Tatiana.
Lobo, Tatiana -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 0896802337 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 52335074