Latino A Children S And Young Adult Writers On The Art Of Storytelling

Author: Frederick Luis Aldama
Editor: Latino and Latin American Prof
ISBN: 9780822964971
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Children's and young adult literature has become an essential medium for identity formation in contemporary Latino/a culture in the United States. This book is an original collection of more than thirty interviews led by Frederick Luis Aldama with Latino/a authors working in the genre. The conversations revolve around the conveyance of young Latino/a experience, and what that means for the authors as they overcome societal obstacles and aesthetic complexity. The authors also speak extensively about their experiences within the publishing industry and with their audiences. As such, Aldama's collection presents an open forum to contemporary Latino/a writers working in a vital literary category and sheds new light on the myriad formats, distinctive nature, and cultural impact it offers.
Latino/A Children's and Young Adult Writers on the Art of Storytelling
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Frederick Luis Aldama
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-23 - Publisher: Latino and Latin American Prof

Children's and young adult literature has become an essential medium for identity formation in contemporary Latino/a culture in the United States. This book is an original collection of more than thirty interviews led by Frederick Luis Aldama with Latino/a authors working in the genre. The conversations revolve around the conveyance
Latino/a Children's and Young Adult Writers on the Art of Storytelling
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Frederick Luis Aldama
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-09 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press

Children’s and young adult literature has become an essential medium for identity formation in contemporary Latino/a culture in the United States. This book is an original collection of more than thirty interviews led by Frederick Luis Aldama with Latino/a authors working in the genre. The conversations revolve around the conveyance
Animals and Ourselves
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Kathy Merlock Jackson,, Kathy Shepherd Stolley, Lisa Lyon Payne
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-03 - Publisher: McFarland

The relationship between humans and animals has always been strong, symbiotic and complicated. Animals, real and fictional, have been a mainstay in the arts and entertainment, figuring prominently in literature, film, television, social media, and live performances. Increasingly, though, people are anthropomorphizing animals, assigning them humanoid roles, tasks and identities.
Nerds, Goths, Geeks, and Freaks
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Trevor Boffone, Cristina Herrera
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-15 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Contributions by Carolina Alonso, Elena Avilés, Trevor Boffone, Christi Cook, Ella Diaz, Amanda Ellis, Cristina Herrera, Guadalupe García McCall, Domino Pérez, Adrianna M. Santos, Roxanne Schroeder-Arce, Lettycia Terrones, and Tim Wadham In Nerds, Goths, Geeks, and Freaks: Outsiders in Chicanx and Latinx Young Adult Literature, the outsider intersects with discussions
The Routledge Handbook to the Culture and Media of the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 494
Authors: Wilfried Raussert, Giselle Liza Anatol, Sebastian Thies, Sarah Corona Berkin, José Carlos Lozano
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Exploring the culture and media of the Americas, this handbook places particular emphasis on collective and intertwined experiences and focuses on the transnational or hemispheric dimensions of cultural flows and geocultural imaginaries that shape the literature, arts, media and other cultural expressions in the Americas. The Routledge Handbook to the