Lorna Dee Cervantes has contributed to Emplumada as an author.Cervantes? first book, Emplumada (University of Pittsburgh, 1981), a recipient of the American Book Award, was praised as ?a seamless collection of poems that move back and forth betw read more
A major collection of poetry by a walking legend in Chicana / Latina literature. Her first book in 15 years.
One of the first Chicana poets to achieve wide U.S. recognition, Cervantes did so with just two bo read more
Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Winner of the Paterson Poetry Prize and the Latino Literature Prize. Cervantes stretches the resources of language, imagery, and the dialectics of love, hunger, and aesthetics. "Cervantes is a poet with a clear, strong vo read more
Flavored by the author’s Chicana and Native American roots, this poetry collection explores eroticism and sensuality while keeping to the confines of 100 words. Simultaneously intelligent and humorous, this book investigates the themes of passion read more
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