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Currents from the dancing river : contemporary Latino fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, edited by Ray González

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Currents from the dancing river : contemporary Latino fiction, nonfiction, and poetry
Title
Currents from the dancing river
Title remainder
contemporary Latino fiction, nonfiction, and poetry
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ray González
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of 135 works exploring the impact of Latino culture on American society
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
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DLC
Dewey number
810.8/0868
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.H57
LC item number
C87 1994
Literary form
non fiction
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González, Ray
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  • American literature
  • Hispanic Americans
  • American literature
  • Literatura estadounidense
  • Hispanoestadounidenses
  • Literatura estadounidense
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Currents from the dancing river : contemporary Latino fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, edited by Ray González
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Contents
  • Aurora Levins Morales
  • Let's begin the day
  • Prayer to the child of Prague
  • Courtship of darkness
  • Luis Omar Salinas
  • The lotto
  • Abraham Rodriguez, Jr.
  • Bringing her back
  • Lunes de revolución
  • Floating
  • Salsa
  • Silvia Curbelo
  • Paying respects
  • Taking the air
  • Ariadne seven years later
  • Rosemary Catacalos
  • The black virgin
  • The witch's husband
  • Judith Ortiz Cofer
  • What we don't know about the climb to heaven
  • Julio Marzán
  • Enrique Fernández
  • La calle del niño perdido
  • Doing the tarantella with Lola Montez
  • Open letter to my friends
  • Richard Garcia
  • Chiles
  • Arturo Islas
  • Puertoricanness
  • Immigrants
  • Kitchens
  • 1930
  • Puddles
  • Gloria Anzaldúa
  • The cassettes
  • Notes on other Chicana & Chicano inventions
  • Rodney King, the black Christ of Los Angeles and all of our white sins, May 1, 1992
  • Zoot suit on a bed of Spanish rice
  • Milagros & angels
  • Mariachi drag star
  • Juan Felipe Herrera
  • Adonde vive Díos?
  • A case of mistaken identities : the human body
  • Kleya Forte-Escamilla
  • Tears on my pillow
  • Helena María Viramontes
  • Nicanor, Saturday
  • How the mouth works
  • The Vietnam wall
  • Alberto Rios
  • Mother of shrines
  • Mother of the long good-bye
  • Mother of the historical tree
  • Rafael Campo
  • Rosa Maria Arenas
  • Psalm for your image
  • Sonnet for Mars
  • Sonnet for Angelo Monterosa
  • Jack Agueros
  • Look on the bright side
  • Dagoberto Gilb
  • The graduation
  • Marisella Veiga
  • Gravity
  • Father's Day
  • The seed must kill
  • A letter from my mother
  • Victor Martinez
  • Miguelito, Miguelito
  • Backward facing man
  • Leo Romero
  • from The devil in Texas
  • Aristeo Brito
  • Luis Alberto Urrea
  • On the day they buried my mother--
  • This is not the place where I was born
  • Miguel Piñero
  • Ghost trap
  • Swirling lines
  • Minas de cobre
  • Ricardo Pau-Llosa
  • Love and hunt in the dark room
  • Inquisitors, dead and in power : their use of torture--
  • Ruth Warat
  • The marriage of the prostitute in Puerto Rican folklore
  • Rafael Barreto-Rivera
  • The bird who cleans the world
  • How the serpent was born
  • The day Rito died
  • The disobedient child
  • Victor Montejo
  • Casimiro Mendoza, the improviser
  • Rowena A. Rivera
  • The miracle
  • Jose Sequeira
  • Mambo love poem
  • Autobiography of a Nuyorican
  • Sandra Maria Esteves
  • Malinche's rights
  • Mary Helen Ponce
  • Alicia Gaspar de Alba
  • Sonnets of dark love
  • Francisco Alarcon
  • Across these landscapes of early darkness
  • Cole Porter
  • Pavane for daddy longlegs
  • Dionisio Martinez
  • Maya
  • Alma Luz Villanueva
  • The last dream
  • Black hair
  • Ed Vega
  • The awakening
  • Meetings with a saint
  • Jewel Lake
  • Orlando Ramírez
  • Misunderstanding Prufrock, with some Cummings
  • Omar S. Catañeda
  • Gary Soto
  • Dear Frida
  • The itch
  • Pat Mora
  • Seals
  • Reflection on el train glass
  • Luis J. Rodriguez
  • And on all your children
  • Leroy Quintana
  • Homecoming
  • Ruben Martinez
  • Mexico's children
  • Richard Rodriguez
  • Winter of a rose
  • Pablo Medina
  • El rojo esqueleto and la negra esqueleta conduct my examination
  • Thirst
  • Margarita Tavera Rivera
  • Miami during the Reagan years
  • Virgil Suarez
  • Strange planet
  • Elías Miguel Muñoz
  • Baskets of water
  • Cristina Garcia
  • The house on the burial mound
  • Wallace Stevens in Havana
  • The third visit of el rojo esqueleto
  • A love note
  • Jorge Guitart
  • Guijuelo 1968
  • Riding on the #5
  • Bertha Sanchez Bello
  • My grandfather's eye
  • Jack Lopez
  • Lost in translation
  • Ilan Stavans
  • White birch
  • Robert Navarro
  • The hidalgo's hat and a hawk's bell of gold
  • The other Alamo
  • Martin Espada
  • La Ermita (the Hermitage) : El Centro, Gomera
  • Gathering the wild figs : Vizcaina, Gomera
  • In my house : Wasiniypi
  • Emilia Paredes
  • Banners
  • Fire and water
  • Andrés Rodríguez
  • The quiet women
  • To the police officer--
  • from "Angelitos negros : a salsa ballet"
  • Taos Pueblo Indians--
  • Miguel Algarín
  • Lucky alley
  • Alejandro Murguia
  • Voz de la gente
  • Mi tío baca el poeta de socorro
  • Imagine my life
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • I want to write an American poem
  • Rattlesnake dreams
  • Benjamin Alire Sáenz
  • Undocumented anguish
  • Fugue
  • Abstract
  • Lucha Corpi
  • Al-Haram
  • Problems with hurricanes
  • Igneris
  • Victor Hernandez Cruz
  • Santa Cruz
  • Ray Gonzalez
  • Flatirons
  • Shooting the wren
  • Lorna Dee Cervantes
  • The first day of spring
  • The night is out of sight
  • Pedro Pietri
  • Ending poem
  • Rosario Morales and Aurora Levins Morales
  • from Albuquerque
  • Rudolfo Anaya
  • I never even seen my father
  • Nicholasa Mohr
  • Shabbat Shalom
  • David Unger
  • Salsa / Enrique Fernández -- Chiles / Arturo Islas -- Puertoricanness ; Immigrants ; Kitchens / Aurora Levins Morales -- Let's begin the day ; Prayer to the child of Prague ; Courtship of darkness / Luis Omar Salinas -- The lotto / Abraham Rodriguez, Jr. -- Bringing her back ; Lunes de revolución ; Floating / Silvia Curbelo -- Paying respects ; Taking the air ; Ariadne seven years later / Rosemary Catacalos -- The black virgin ; The witch's husband / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- What we don't know about the climb to heaven / Julio Marzán -- La calle del niño perdido ; Doing the tarantella with Lola Montez ; Open letter to my friends / Richard Garcia --
  • A case of mistaken identities : the human body / Rafael Campo -- Father's Day / Luis Alberto Urrea -- On the day they buried my mother... ; This is not the place where I was born / Miguel Piñero -- Ghost trap ; Puddles / Gloria Anzaldúa -- The cassettes ; Notes on other Chicana & Chicano inventions ; Rodney King, the black Christ of Los Angeles and all of our white sins, May 1, 1992 ; Zoot suit on a bed of Spanish rice ; Milagros & angels ; Mariachi drag star / Juan Felipe Herrera -- Adonde vive díos? / Kleya Forte-Escamilla -- Tears on my pillow / Helena María Viramontes -- Nicanor, Saturday ; How the mouth works ; The Vietnam wall / Alberto Rios -- Mother of shrines ; Mother of the long good-bye ; Mother of the historical tree / Rosa Maria Arenas -- Psalm for your image ; Sonnet for Mars ; Sonnet for Angelo Monterosa / Jack Agueros -- Look on the bright side / Dagoberto Gilb -- The graduation / Marisella Veiga -- Gravity ; The seed must kill ; A letter from my mother / Victor Martinez -- Miguelito, Miguelito ; Backward facing man / Leo Romero -- from The devil in Texas / Aristeo Brito --
  • The day Rito died / Mary Helen Ponce -- Black hair / Gary Soto -- Dear Frida ; The itch / Pat Mora -- Seals ; Swirling lines ; Minas de cobre / Ricardo Pau-Llosa -- Love and hunt in the dark room ; Inquisitors, dead and in power : their use of torture is abominable, but is the sensuality they employ in purloining what makes them hateful? / Ruth Warat -- The marriage of the prostitute in Puerto Rican folklore / Rafael Barreto-Rivera -- The bird who cleans the world ; How the serpent was born ; The disobedient child / Victor Montejo -- Casimiro Mendoza, the improviser / Rowena A. Rivera -- The miracle / Jose Sequeira -- Mambo love poem ; Autobiography of a Nuyorican / Sandra Maria Esteves -- Malinche's rights / Alicia Gaspar de Alba -- Sonnets of dark love / Francisco Alarcon -- Across these landscapes of early darkness ; Cole Porter ; Pavane for daddy longlegs / Dionisio Martinez -- Maya / Alma Luz Villanueva -- The last dream / Ed Vega -- The awakening ; Meeting with a saint ; Jewel Lake / Orlando Ramírez -- Misunderstanding Prufrock, with some Cummings / Omar S. Catañeda --
  • El rojo esqueleto and la negra esqueleta conduct my examination ; The third visit of el rojo esqueleto / Robert Navarro -- Banners ; Fire and water / Andrés Rodríguez -- The quiet women ; To the police officer who refused to sit in the same room as my son because he's a "gang" member ; Reflection on el train glass / Luis J. Rodriguez -- And on all your children / Leroy Quintana -- Homecoming / Ruben Martinez -- Mexico's children / Richard Rodriguez -- Winter of a rose / Pablo Medina -- Thirst / Margarita Tavera Rivera -- Miami during the Reagan years / Virgil Suarez -- Strange planet / Elías Miguel Muñoz -- Baskets of water / Cristina Garcia -- The house on the burial mound ; Wallace Stevens in Havana ; A love note / Jorge Guitart -- Guijuelo 1968 ; Riding on the #5 / Bertha Sanchez Bello -- My grandfather's eye / Jack Lopez -- Lost in translation / Ilan Stavans -- White birch ; The hidalgo's hat and a hawk's bell of gold ; The other Alamo / Martin Espada -- La Ermita (the Hermitage), El Centro, Gomera ; Gathering the wild figs, Vizcaina, Gomera ; In my house, Wasiniypi / Emilia Paredes --
  • Rattlesnake dreams / Ray Gonzalez -- from Albuquerque / Rudolfo Anaya -- I never even seen my father / Nicholasa Mohr -- Shabbat shalom / David Unger -- Angelitos negros : a salsa ballet ; Taos Pueblo Indians : 700 strong according to Bobby's last census / Miguel Algarín -- Lucky alley / Alejandro Murguia -- Voz de la gente ; Mi tío baca el poeta de socorra ; Imagine my life / Jimmy Santiago Baca -- I want to write an American poem / Benjamin Alire Sáenz -- Undocumented anguish ; Fugue ; Abstract / Lucha Corpi -- Al-haram ; Problems with hurricanes ; Igneris / Victor Hernandez Cruz -- Santa Cruz ; Flatirons ; Shooting the wren / Lorna Dee Cervantes -- The first day of Spring ; The night is out of sight / Pedro Pietri -- Ending poem / Rosario Morales and Aurora Levins Morales
Control code
29844928
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 573 pages
Isbn
9780151236541
Lccn
94004327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1621868
Label
Currents from the dancing river : contemporary Latino fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, edited by Ray González
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Aurora Levins Morales
  • Let's begin the day
  • Prayer to the child of Prague
  • Courtship of darkness
  • Luis Omar Salinas
  • The lotto
  • Abraham Rodriguez, Jr.
  • Bringing her back
  • Lunes de revolución
  • Floating
  • Salsa
  • Silvia Curbelo
  • Paying respects
  • Taking the air
  • Ariadne seven years later
  • Rosemary Catacalos
  • The black virgin
  • The witch's husband
  • Judith Ortiz Cofer
  • What we don't know about the climb to heaven
  • Julio Marzán
  • Enrique Fernández
  • La calle del niño perdido
  • Doing the tarantella with Lola Montez
  • Open letter to my friends
  • Richard Garcia
  • Chiles
  • Arturo Islas
  • Puertoricanness
  • Immigrants
  • Kitchens
  • 1930
  • Puddles
  • Gloria Anzaldúa
  • The cassettes
  • Notes on other Chicana & Chicano inventions
  • Rodney King, the black Christ of Los Angeles and all of our white sins, May 1, 1992
  • Zoot suit on a bed of Spanish rice
  • Milagros & angels
  • Mariachi drag star
  • Juan Felipe Herrera
  • Adonde vive Díos?
  • A case of mistaken identities : the human body
  • Kleya Forte-Escamilla
  • Tears on my pillow
  • Helena María Viramontes
  • Nicanor, Saturday
  • How the mouth works
  • The Vietnam wall
  • Alberto Rios
  • Mother of shrines
  • Mother of the long good-bye
  • Mother of the historical tree
  • Rafael Campo
  • Rosa Maria Arenas
  • Psalm for your image
  • Sonnet for Mars
  • Sonnet for Angelo Monterosa
  • Jack Agueros
  • Look on the bright side
  • Dagoberto Gilb
  • The graduation
  • Marisella Veiga
  • Gravity
  • Father's Day
  • The seed must kill
  • A letter from my mother
  • Victor Martinez
  • Miguelito, Miguelito
  • Backward facing man
  • Leo Romero
  • from The devil in Texas
  • Aristeo Brito
  • Luis Alberto Urrea
  • On the day they buried my mother--
  • This is not the place where I was born
  • Miguel Piñero
  • Ghost trap
  • Swirling lines
  • Minas de cobre
  • Ricardo Pau-Llosa
  • Love and hunt in the dark room
  • Inquisitors, dead and in power : their use of torture--
  • Ruth Warat
  • The marriage of the prostitute in Puerto Rican folklore
  • Rafael Barreto-Rivera
  • The bird who cleans the world
  • How the serpent was born
  • The day Rito died
  • The disobedient child
  • Victor Montejo
  • Casimiro Mendoza, the improviser
  • Rowena A. Rivera
  • The miracle
  • Jose Sequeira
  • Mambo love poem
  • Autobiography of a Nuyorican
  • Sandra Maria Esteves
  • Malinche's rights
  • Mary Helen Ponce
  • Alicia Gaspar de Alba
  • Sonnets of dark love
  • Francisco Alarcon
  • Across these landscapes of early darkness
  • Cole Porter
  • Pavane for daddy longlegs
  • Dionisio Martinez
  • Maya
  • Alma Luz Villanueva
  • The last dream
  • Black hair
  • Ed Vega
  • The awakening
  • Meetings with a saint
  • Jewel Lake
  • Orlando Ramírez
  • Misunderstanding Prufrock, with some Cummings
  • Omar S. Catañeda
  • Gary Soto
  • Dear Frida
  • The itch
  • Pat Mora
  • Seals
  • Reflection on el train glass
  • Luis J. Rodriguez
  • And on all your children
  • Leroy Quintana
  • Homecoming
  • Ruben Martinez
  • Mexico's children
  • Richard Rodriguez
  • Winter of a rose
  • Pablo Medina
  • El rojo esqueleto and la negra esqueleta conduct my examination
  • Thirst
  • Margarita Tavera Rivera
  • Miami during the Reagan years
  • Virgil Suarez
  • Strange planet
  • Elías Miguel Muñoz
  • Baskets of water
  • Cristina Garcia
  • The house on the burial mound
  • Wallace Stevens in Havana
  • The third visit of el rojo esqueleto
  • A love note
  • Jorge Guitart
  • Guijuelo 1968
  • Riding on the #5
  • Bertha Sanchez Bello
  • My grandfather's eye
  • Jack Lopez
  • Lost in translation
  • Ilan Stavans
  • White birch
  • Robert Navarro
  • The hidalgo's hat and a hawk's bell of gold
  • The other Alamo
  • Martin Espada
  • La Ermita (the Hermitage) : El Centro, Gomera
  • Gathering the wild figs : Vizcaina, Gomera
  • In my house : Wasiniypi
  • Emilia Paredes
  • Banners
  • Fire and water
  • Andrés Rodríguez
  • The quiet women
  • To the police officer--
  • from "Angelitos negros : a salsa ballet"
  • Taos Pueblo Indians--
  • Miguel Algarín
  • Lucky alley
  • Alejandro Murguia
  • Voz de la gente
  • Mi tío baca el poeta de socorro
  • Imagine my life
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • I want to write an American poem
  • Rattlesnake dreams
  • Benjamin Alire Sáenz
  • Undocumented anguish
  • Fugue
  • Abstract
  • Lucha Corpi
  • Al-Haram
  • Problems with hurricanes
  • Igneris
  • Victor Hernandez Cruz
  • Santa Cruz
  • Ray Gonzalez
  • Flatirons
  • Shooting the wren
  • Lorna Dee Cervantes
  • The first day of spring
  • The night is out of sight
  • Pedro Pietri
  • Ending poem
  • Rosario Morales and Aurora Levins Morales
  • from Albuquerque
  • Rudolfo Anaya
  • I never even seen my father
  • Nicholasa Mohr
  • Shabbat Shalom
  • David Unger
  • Salsa / Enrique Fernández -- Chiles / Arturo Islas -- Puertoricanness ; Immigrants ; Kitchens / Aurora Levins Morales -- Let's begin the day ; Prayer to the child of Prague ; Courtship of darkness / Luis Omar Salinas -- The lotto / Abraham Rodriguez, Jr. -- Bringing her back ; Lunes de revolución ; Floating / Silvia Curbelo -- Paying respects ; Taking the air ; Ariadne seven years later / Rosemary Catacalos -- The black virgin ; The witch's husband / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- What we don't know about the climb to heaven / Julio Marzán -- La calle del niño perdido ; Doing the tarantella with Lola Montez ; Open letter to my friends / Richard Garcia --
  • A case of mistaken identities : the human body / Rafael Campo -- Father's Day / Luis Alberto Urrea -- On the day they buried my mother... ; This is not the place where I was born / Miguel Piñero -- Ghost trap ; Puddles / Gloria Anzaldúa -- The cassettes ; Notes on other Chicana & Chicano inventions ; Rodney King, the black Christ of Los Angeles and all of our white sins, May 1, 1992 ; Zoot suit on a bed of Spanish rice ; Milagros & angels ; Mariachi drag star / Juan Felipe Herrera -- Adonde vive díos? / Kleya Forte-Escamilla -- Tears on my pillow / Helena María Viramontes -- Nicanor, Saturday ; How the mouth works ; The Vietnam wall / Alberto Rios -- Mother of shrines ; Mother of the long good-bye ; Mother of the historical tree / Rosa Maria Arenas -- Psalm for your image ; Sonnet for Mars ; Sonnet for Angelo Monterosa / Jack Agueros -- Look on the bright side / Dagoberto Gilb -- The graduation / Marisella Veiga -- Gravity ; The seed must kill ; A letter from my mother / Victor Martinez -- Miguelito, Miguelito ; Backward facing man / Leo Romero -- from The devil in Texas / Aristeo Brito --
  • The day Rito died / Mary Helen Ponce -- Black hair / Gary Soto -- Dear Frida ; The itch / Pat Mora -- Seals ; Swirling lines ; Minas de cobre / Ricardo Pau-Llosa -- Love and hunt in the dark room ; Inquisitors, dead and in power : their use of torture is abominable, but is the sensuality they employ in purloining what makes them hateful? / Ruth Warat -- The marriage of the prostitute in Puerto Rican folklore / Rafael Barreto-Rivera -- The bird who cleans the world ; How the serpent was born ; The disobedient child / Victor Montejo -- Casimiro Mendoza, the improviser / Rowena A. Rivera -- The miracle / Jose Sequeira -- Mambo love poem ; Autobiography of a Nuyorican / Sandra Maria Esteves -- Malinche's rights / Alicia Gaspar de Alba -- Sonnets of dark love / Francisco Alarcon -- Across these landscapes of early darkness ; Cole Porter ; Pavane for daddy longlegs / Dionisio Martinez -- Maya / Alma Luz Villanueva -- The last dream / Ed Vega -- The awakening ; Meeting with a saint ; Jewel Lake / Orlando Ramírez -- Misunderstanding Prufrock, with some Cummings / Omar S. Catañeda --
  • El rojo esqueleto and la negra esqueleta conduct my examination ; The third visit of el rojo esqueleto / Robert Navarro -- Banners ; Fire and water / Andrés Rodríguez -- The quiet women ; To the police officer who refused to sit in the same room as my son because he's a "gang" member ; Reflection on el train glass / Luis J. Rodriguez -- And on all your children / Leroy Quintana -- Homecoming / Ruben Martinez -- Mexico's children / Richard Rodriguez -- Winter of a rose / Pablo Medina -- Thirst / Margarita Tavera Rivera -- Miami during the Reagan years / Virgil Suarez -- Strange planet / Elías Miguel Muñoz -- Baskets of water / Cristina Garcia -- The house on the burial mound ; Wallace Stevens in Havana ; A love note / Jorge Guitart -- Guijuelo 1968 ; Riding on the #5 / Bertha Sanchez Bello -- My grandfather's eye / Jack Lopez -- Lost in translation / Ilan Stavans -- White birch ; The hidalgo's hat and a hawk's bell of gold ; The other Alamo / Martin Espada -- La Ermita (the Hermitage), El Centro, Gomera ; Gathering the wild figs, Vizcaina, Gomera ; In my house, Wasiniypi / Emilia Paredes --
  • Rattlesnake dreams / Ray Gonzalez -- from Albuquerque / Rudolfo Anaya -- I never even seen my father / Nicholasa Mohr -- Shabbat shalom / David Unger -- Angelitos negros : a salsa ballet ; Taos Pueblo Indians : 700 strong according to Bobby's last census / Miguel Algarín -- Lucky alley / Alejandro Murguia -- Voz de la gente ; Mi tío baca el poeta de socorra ; Imagine my life / Jimmy Santiago Baca -- I want to write an American poem / Benjamin Alire Sáenz -- Undocumented anguish ; Fugue ; Abstract / Lucha Corpi -- Al-haram ; Problems with hurricanes ; Igneris / Victor Hernandez Cruz -- Santa Cruz ; Flatirons ; Shooting the wren / Lorna Dee Cervantes -- The first day of Spring ; The night is out of sight / Pedro Pietri -- Ending poem / Rosario Morales and Aurora Levins Morales
Control code
29844928
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 573 pages
Isbn
9780151236541
Lccn
94004327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1621868

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