Cover image for Border confluences : borderland narratives from the Mexican War to the present
Title:
Border confluences : borderland narratives from the Mexican War to the present
Author:
King, Rosemary A., 1966-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xvii, 170 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Claiming space: domestic places, national divides. Ramona: a story / Helen Hunt Jackson -- The squatter and the Don / María Amparo Ruiz de Burton -- Caballero: a historical novel / Jovita González. Moving in space: southern journeys of transformation. Stones for Ibarra / Harriet Doerr -- Old gringo / Carlos Fuentes -- All the pretty horses / Cormac McCarthy. Making space: northern migrations in the Hispanic bildungsroman. Pocho / José Antonio Villarreal -- Barrio boy / Ernesto Galarza -- George Washington Gómez: a Mexicotexan novel / Américo Paredes -- The rain God / Arturo Islas. Reclaiming space: dystopias and utopias in the Borderlands. Pilgrims in Aztlán / Miguel Méndez -- Almanac of the dead / Leslie Marmon Silko.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip045/2003012632.html
ISBN:
9780816523351
Format :
Book