From the American Book Award-winning author of "The Mixquiahuala Letters" comes the story of a remarkable woman and her four daughters living in New Mexico--a novel shaped by influences as diverse as Mexican mythology, Catholicism, and ...
Author: Ana Castillo
Publisher: Plume Books
The award-winning author of Darkness interweaves the stories of Viollca, a preadolescent sold into prostitution; Tano, who brings charges of abuse against his father; and Adele-Sofia, a tender-hearted police commissioner.
Author: Dacia Maraini
Publisher: Steerforth Italia
This book, conceived and based on the gradual opening of Matta-Clark's archives at the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal, collects -for first time- his main writings (including Art Cards and Notebooks) and interviews, with a wide ...
Author: Gordon Matta-Clark
Publisher: Poligrafa Ediciones Sa
It offers an original interpretation of the discovery of America by Columbus and of the subsequent conquest, colonization, and destruction of Mexico and the Caribbean by the Spaniards at the beginning of the modern era.Using sixteenth ...
Author: Tzvetan Todorov
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Beginning with the wisdom tradition of the Hebrew scriptures, Jesus the Wisdom of God explores what it means to recover the notion that Sophia-Wisdom became incarnate in Jesus of Nazareth, and shows how the universe is altered by this ...
Author: Denis Edwards
Category: Environmental ethics