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Palabras : dispatches from the Festival de la Palabra / edited by Yamile Silva & Hank Willenbrink.

Publication:
South Gate, CA : NoPassport, [2013]
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Book
194 pages ; 23 cm.
Conference Name:
Festival de la Palabra, host institution.
Series:
Dreaming the Americas series.
NoPassport Press Dreaming the Americas series
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Subjects:
Short stories -- Hispanic authors.
Summary:
Features short stories by authors, including Junot Diaz, Aurora Arias, and Mayra Santos Febres, from the Caribbean, Central and Latin America, Spain and Catalonia. Many of the stories in this collection are translated into English for the first time. Edited by Yamile Silva and Hank Willenbrink, this collection of new short fiction displays aesthetically diverse and remarkable voices from the Americas and Iberia.
Contents:
Foreword
Very famous / Tere Dávila
Tremor / Mayra Santos-Febres
Novia del Atlántico / Aurora Arias
The moon, a dead man and a piece of bread / Ángel Santiesteban-Prats
Excerpts from The sabbatical year / João Tordo
The flies / José Manuel Fajardo
When you return, Rogelio / Awilda Cáez
Three poems : Parklife ; Portrait of Madona, saints and barn ; Write to the Church of Filadelfia / Wingston González
Among sisters / Ignacio Martínez de Pisón
Homecoming with Turtle / Junot Díaz
Excerpt from Fatuous soul / Anna Lidia Vega Serova
The babysitter / Karla Suárez
The orange tree / J.J. Junieles
Too fuckin' bad you're a boy / Ricardo Santana
Preserves / Samanta Schweblin
The Traiguén epidemic / Alejandra Costamagna
Survival of the fittest / Rosa Beltrán
The travelling companion / José Ovejero
God is a natural disaster / Betina González.
Contributor:
Silva, Yamile, editor.
Willenbrink, Hank, editor.
ISBN:
9781304071286
1304071286
OCLC:
867871297
Publisher Number:
99967904055