Conversations with Ilan Stavans / Ilan Stavans

Author(s): Stavans, Ilan
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Subjects: Hispanic American authors--Interviews
American literature--Hispanic American authors--History and criticism--Theory, etc
Authors, American--20th century--Interviews
Hispanic Americans--Intellectual life
Hispanic American artists--Interviews
Hispanic American actors--Interviews
Hispanic Americans--In literature
Authorship
Latin America--Intellectual life
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2005
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xi, 214 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Books and quilts : Marjorie Agosin 3
Against oblivion : Felipe Alfau 8
Beginnings : Isabel Allende 17
Salsa and soul : Ruben Blades 28
Identity and archaeology : David Carrasco 36
Driven : Junot Diaz 47
Life in translation : Ariel Dorfman 52
My sax life : Paquito D'Rivera 62
Poetry and politics : Martin Espada 69
Onto the diaspora : Isaac Goldemberg 81
Shipwrecked : Francisco Goldman 90
Words and music : Oscar Hijuelos 99
Critic at large : Luis Leal 106
The ventriloquist : John Leguizamo 113
Crossing the border : Ruben Martinez 123
On brevity : augusto Monterroso 132
An actor prepares : Edward James Olmos 142
Literature and history : Fernando del Paso 148
Tender gender : Elena Poniatowska 160
Behind the news : Jorge Ramos 168
Always running : Luis J. Rodriquez 176
The meaning of brown : Richard Rodriquez 184
When I'm Puerto Rican : Esmeralda Santiago 194
Dirty sleuth : Paco Ignacio Taibo II 202
Race and mercy : Piri Thomas 206
Notes: LCCN: 2004023662
ISBN: 0816522642 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0816522634 (cloth : alk. paper)
Contents: Books and quilts : Marjorie Agosín -- Against oblivion : Felipe Alfau -- Beginnings : Isabel Allende -- Salsa and soul : Rubén Blades -- Identity and archaeology : David Carrasco -- Driven : Junot Díaz -- Life in translation : Ariel Dorfman -- My sax life : Paquito D'Rivera -- Poetry and politics : Martín Espada -- Onto the diaspora : Isaac Goldemberg -- Shipwrecked : Francisco Goldman -- Words and music : Oscar Hijuelos -- Critic at large : Luis Leal -- The ventriloquist : John Leguizamo -- Crossing the border : Rubén Martínez -- On brevity : Augusto Monterroso -- An actor prepares : Edward James Olmos -- Literature and history : Fernando del Paso -- Tender gender : Elena Poniatowska -- Behind the news : Jorge Ramos -- Always running : Luis J. Rodriguez -- The meaning of brown : Richard Rodriguez -- When I'm Puerto Rican : Esmeralda Santiago -- Dirty sleuth : Paco Ignacio Taibo II -- Race and mercy : Piri Thomas
OCLC Number: 56798795
ISBN/ISSN: 0816522642
0816522634