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Author Hamilton, Patrick Lawrence.

Title Of space and mind : cognitive mappings of contemporary Chicano -- a fiction / Patrick L. Hamilton
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (x, 214 pages)
Series Cognitive approaches to literature and culture series
Cognitive approaches to literature and culture series.
Contents Mapping resistancein Rudolfo Anya's Bless me, ultima and Rolando Hinojosa's "Sometimes it just happens that way; that's all" -- Mapping persistence in John Rechy's The miraculous day of Amalia Gomez and Helena Maria Viramontes's "The cariboo cafe" -- Cosmopolitan communities in Alfredo Vea's La Maravilla and Ana Castillo's So far from God -- Changing minds in Ana Castillo's Sapogonia and Arturo Islas's La Mollie and the King of tears -- The transformative spaces of Alfredo Vea's The silver cloud cafe and Gods go begging
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject American fiction -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Mexican Americans in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0292723636 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0292729944 (e-book)
9780292723634 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780292729940 (e-book)
(cloth ; alk. paper)