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Author Kabalen de Bichara, Donna M., author.
Title Telling border life stories : four Mexican American women writers / Donna M. Kabalen de Bichara.
Published College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2013.
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 Floor4  PS366.A88 K33 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 237 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Rio Grande/Río Bravo: borderlands culture and traditions ; no. 18
Rio Grande/Río Bravo ; no. 18.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Memory and historical remembering: the art of autobiography and theoretical perspectives -- Narrative and descriptive discourse: the autobiographical "I" and cultural pre-constructs concerned with space -- Recovering cultural and historical memory: the dynamic quality of semiotic structures -- The female subject and expressions of life experiences: social practice and imaginary formations -- Conclusions.
Subject American prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Autobiography -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism.
Biographical fiction, American -- Southwest, New -- History and criticism.
Mireles, Jovita González, 1904-1983. Dew on the thorn.
Jaramillo, Cleofas M. Romance of a little village girl.
Wilbur-Cruce, Eva Antonia. Beautiful, cruel country.
Ponce, Mary Helen. Hoyt Street.
Mexican American women authors -- Southwest, New -- Biography -- History and criticism.
Mexican American women in literature.
Self in literature.
Group identity in literature.
ISBN 9781603448048 (cloth : alk. paper)
1603448047 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781603449502 (e-book)
1603449507 (e-book)
Standard # 40022472898
OCLC number 806291817