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July 8, 2015


'Mango Street' And Beyond: National Museum Of Mexican Art's Summer Must-Sees


This exhibit was inspired by the novel of the same name by Sandra Cisneros. The novel and the exhibit both follow the story of a girl growing up Latino...


July 8, 2015


A HOUSE OF MY OWN by Sandra Cisneros

Kirkus Reviews

Award-winning novelist, poet, and MacArthur Fellow Cisneros (Have You Seen Marie?, 2012, etc.) describes her first novel, The House on Mango...


July 5, 2015


Mericans By Sandra Cisneros

Video: Lisbeny Mericans Video description: UCF stuent Lisbeny Duran reads "Mericans" from Sandra Cisneros' Woman Hollering Creeking, a banned...


July 4, 2015


A Personal Laureate: Reflections on Juan Felipe Herrera's Appointment as Poet Laureate of the United States

by David Tomas Martinez

Los Angeles Review of Books

Featuring Rigoberto González, Sandra Cisneros, Eduardo C. Corral, Francisco Aragon, Carmen Gimenez Smith, Tim Z. Hernandez, Brenda Cárdenas


June 25, 2015


Richard Blanco: End Cuba's "Emotional Embargo"

Miami New Times

Besides being helmed by two accomplished writers, Bridges to/from Cuba has a stellar advisory board including Liz Balmaseda, Sandra Cisneros,...


June 25, 2015


Here are 28 books we can't wait to read in 2015

by Tyler Daswick

Chicago Reader

The Reader camp is a big fan of Cisneros (her excellent House on Mango Street ripped through to the Final Four of our Greatest Ever Chicago Book Tournament back in February), and this collection of nonfiction and personal stories looks to continue her local hot streak.


June 23, 2015


Sandra Cisneros - Early Life


Sandra Cisneros - Early Life. ... Henry Cisneros on Jingu House at Japanese Tea Garden ... Sandra Cisneros with Dorothy Allison, 8 Oct 1996.


June 20, 2015


An Ofrenda for my Mother


'She was a prisoner-of-war mother, banging on the bars of her cell all her life.' Sandra Cisnerosin Granta 108: Chicago.


June 14, 2015


Local artist to present book about EP history

El Paso Times

... known for writing "Real Women Have Curves," and author Sandra Cisneros, who wrote "The House on Mango Street," via satellite from Mexico.


June 13, 2015


Theater events: Well-loved 'Sound of Music' takes stage in Naperville

Chicago Daily Herald

The honorees include: writer and MacArthur Fellowship winner Sandra Cisneros ("The House on Mango Street"); architect Stanley Tigerman, who...


June 11, 2015


Juan Felipe Herrera, son of migrant workers, first Latino named US poet laureate

Fox News Latino

"House on Mango Street" author Sandra Cisneros told Fox News Latino in a statement that she was "thrilled to death" with Herrera's appointment.


June 11, 2015


Latino Utopias: Junot Diaz, Giannina Braschi, Sandra Cisneros


Sandra Cisneros, John Riofrio, Belinda Linn Rincon, Sonia Saldivar Hull, Laura Lomas, Kristi Soares, Chad Infante, and many other scholars.


June 11, 2015


Loose Woman and Woman Hollering Creek by Sandra Cisneros, read by Sandra Cisneros by PRH ...

John Jason Fallows

Woman Hollering Creek and other stories confirms Sandra Cisneros's stature as a writer of electrifying talent and Cisneros, in lending her voice to this...


June 10, 2015


PS Arts Family Night & Art Show, Los Angeles

Wee Event

CNCA- Sandra Cisneros Campus Times: 8:30am-12:00pm or 1pm... More info...


June 9, 2015


Latina legends featured at summit on the media

El Paso Inc.

On Saturday, conference goers can meet Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street and founder of the Macondo Foundation, through...


June 7, 2015


STATE OF THE ARTS: Wise Latina International


The event will feature presentations from screenwriter, Josefina Lopez; author, Sandra Cisnerosand The Smithsonian Institute's Director of The Latino...


June 6, 2015


A New Edition of Sandra Cisneros's Poetry Looks at the "Girl Grief Decade"


Saucy yet sad, Sandra Cisneros' My Wicked Wicked Ways is a poetic dispatch from the trenches of the lone woman writer. Originally published in...


June 5, 2015


A New Edition of Sandra Cisneros's Poetry Looks at the "Girl Grief Decade"

by Diane Leach

Pop Matters

Saucy yet sad, Sandra Cisneros' My Wicked Wicked Ways is a poetic dispatch from the trenches of the lone woman writer. Originally published in 1987, the book has seen two reprints, most recently in April...


June 4, 2015


The House on Mango Street: Artists Interpret Community

National Museum of Mexican Art

The National Museum of Mexican Art presents a new exhibition inspired by the novel The House on Mango Street by the accomplished Mexican-American author Sandra Cisneros. The contemporary works of art on display are based on some of the central topics brought to light in this consciousness-raising novel.


May 24, 2015


Josefina Lopez to be featured speaker at Wise Latina International Summit in Downtown El Paso

El Paso Times

It also will feature award-winning novelist and poet Sandra Cisneros, best known for "The House on Mango Street," who will make a live virtual...


May 13, 2015


The Blockage of Gaza, Sandra Cisneros & Literacy Volunteers of Santa Fe

The Richard Eeds Show, KVSF Radio Santa Fe

Sandra Cisneros on literacy, and guests discuss the blockade of Gaza and the West Bank. (Sandra's segment starts about 1 minute into the podcast).


May 9, 2015


Sandra Cisneros reads from "The House on Mango Street"

Santa Fe New Mexican

In preparation for the next Santa Fe READS event, school children and their parents, teachers, adults learning to read, and fans of the award-winning...


May 7, 2015


Sandra Cisneros at La Casa Azul Bookstore, reading from her new book of poetry

Michael Palma

From much-beloved, bestselling author Sandra Cisneros comes a vibrantly beautiful collection of poems. First published in 1987, in My Wicked...


May 6, 2015


7 Great Reads by Mexican American Authors for Cinco de Mayo

Barnes & Noble

Great Reads by Mexican American Authors for Cinco de Mayo. by Jenny...

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