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September 10, 2014

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Busy Bee Storytime resumes

The Daily Advocate

This month the members read House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros, which happened to be the book the Tri-Village High School students read...

 

September 7, 2014

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Novel destinations: Books that inspire visits

USA TODAY

Esperanza, the wistful protagonist of Sandra Cisneros' acclaimed coming-of-age novel The House on Mango Street, may long to escape the confines...

 

September 6, 2014

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Nearly 300 Minnesota Artists to Mount 18 Productions at Park Square in 2014-15

Broadway World

The first production will be The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros, adapted by Amy Ludwig and directed by Dipankar Mukherjee. For more...

 

September 1, 2014

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Latinaish: Blogger Tracy Lopez Chats About Her Bilingual and Bicultural Life and Adopted Culture

Latin Post

Sandra Cisneros, Belinda Acosta, Sandra Benandítez, Junot Dandíaz, Esmeralda Santiago and Luis Alberto Urrea are just a few of her favorite authors.

 

June 18, 2014

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Sandra Cisneros

The Rivard Report

San Antonio is a city that loves color, yet on more than one occasion, has allowed color to become a citywide lover's quarrel. Who can forget the city's...

 

June 17, 2014

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Why Chipotle Is Accused Of Contributing To A Culture Of Invisibility

WWNO

To name some folks who could be fair game: Dagoberto Gilb, Sandra Cisneros, Luis Alberto Urrea and Richard Rodriguez. Copyright 2014 NPR.

 

June 10, 2014

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SPEAK EASY: You don't always have to act your age

My Web Times

Author Sandra Cisnerosexplored this idea in her short story "Eleven." Most readers probably know her better for her novel "The House on Mango...

 

June 3, 2014

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Meet some top graduates from Palm Beach County, Treasure Coast

Palm Beach Post

A lover of literature, Cindy Niu of Boca Raton considers the stream-of-consciousness writings of Sandra Cisnerosamong her favorite works.

 

May 31, 2014

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Author Stuart Dybek: Chicago's storyteller

Chicago Tribune

On the bookshelves: Italian poetry, Sandra Cisneros, "Swann's Way," first editions of his first three story collections, "Childhood," "Coast" and...

 

May 31, 2014

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Author Stuart Dybek: Chicago's storyteller

Chicago Tribune

On the bookshelves: Italian poetry, Sandra Cisneros, "Swann's Way," first editions of his first three story collections, "Childhood," "Coast" and...

 

May 30, 2014

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Taking the Amazon Journey

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

... such as Milagritos by Sandra Cisneros, The Dreamers: A Bloodline created by our ensemble, and Romeo and Julieta adapted from Shakespeare's...

 

May 29, 2014

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The Bookshelf: May 29, 2014

Texas Tribune

Contributors from different backgrounds and generations, including Sandra Cisneros, Ruth Behar, Joy Castro and Iris Gomez, preside over these...

 

May 28, 2014

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Squaring a debt to Elena Poniatowska

Chicago Reader

... of every conceivable type "novels, poems, essays, histories, reportage, biographies, translations (The House on Mango Street) .

 

May 28, 2014

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Sandra Cisneros to present My Chicago at DePaul University June 13 (DePaul University)

World News

(Source: DePaul University) CHICAGO - Author Sandra Cisneros will discuss her career and award-winning writings in a presentation titled "My...

 

May 27, 2014

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Happy Graduation! Ten Books That Could Change Your Graduating Senior (and Their World)

Huffington Post

The pressure to value marraige and family over the acquisition of knowledge is parsed by writers ranging from Sandra Cisnerosto Julia Alvarez.

 

May 23, 2014

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Latino Writers Sound Off About Lack of Diversity in Chipotle Mexican Grill's New Literature Campaign

Latin Post

Susan Borgholz, literay agent for Sandra Cisneros, author of "The House on Mango Street" and "Loose Woman," said she felt the omission was a...

 

May 20, 2014

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Chipotle Is Bringing Stories by Literary Giants to Its Cups, but None Are by Latinos

TakePart

... see fit to include Pulitzer Prize-winning Junot Diaz or "the doña of Chicano literature, Sandra Cisneros. Not best-selling author Luis Alberto Urrea.

 

May 17, 2014

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Oops: Chipotle Forgot to Include Latino Writers in Its Literary Cup Campaign

Mediaite

"Not the doña of Chicano literature, Sandra Cisneros. Not best-selling author Luis Alberto Urrea. Not Tex-Mex loco Dagoberto Gilb. Not any other...

 

May 5, 2014

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DePaul graduation speakers announced

The Depaulia

... Science and Health, civil rights activist Robert P. Moses for the College of Education and novelist Sandra Cisnerosfor the School of New Learning.

 

May 3, 2014

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DePaul University Announces 2014 Commencement Speakers

eNews Park Forest

... include actor Jon Favreau; architect Cesar Pelli; business executive Robert Mariano; author Sandra Cisneros; philanthropic leader, the Rev.

 

May 2, 2014

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Junot Diaz's broadside on 'too white' bias in MFA programs

Los Angeles Times

Junot Díaz is not the only "person of color," or POC, to have had an unpleasant MFA experience. Sandra Cisneros confesses to having "hated" her...

 

April 29, 2014

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National Book Award nominee to speak at Forks, Port Angeles Peninsula College sites starting

Peninsula Daily

When she was starting out, there were barely a handful of well-known novelists: Oscar Hijuelos, Julia Alvarez, Sandra Cisneros among them. It's been...

 

April 26, 2014

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East Wake High parent objects to “The Color Purple” and “The Bluest Eye”

Eastern Wake News

... romantic relationship an adult man has with a young child and "The House On Mango Street," which narrates the main character's...

 

April 23, 2014

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Mexican writer Elena Poniatowska wins Cervantes Prize

Los Angeles Times

Sandra Cisneros on books, border crossings, and cats · 2014 Pulitzer Prize goes to 'The Goldfinch' by Donna Tartt. hector.tobar@latimes.com.

 

April 23, 2014

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Libreprensa - Sandra Cisneros

Libre Prensa

With her latest "Have You Seen Marie?," Sandra Cisneros has written a picture book for adults (and kids too). It's not what readers expected from...

 

April 23, 2014

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Sandra Cisneros on books, border crossings and cats [video] - Worldnews.com

wn.com

With her latest "Have You Seen Marie?," Sandra Cisneros has written a picture book for adults (and kids too). It's not what readers expected from...

 

April 22, 2014

video article

Sandra Cisneros on books, border crossings and cats [video]

Los Angeles Times

With her latest "Have You Seen Marie?," Sandra Cisneros has written a picture book for adults (and kids too). It's not what readers expected from...

 

April 19, 2014

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Rodriguez and Garcia: Mexican-American heroes belong in schools

Longview News-Journal

... or even Latino authors like Sandra Cisneros or that the richest person in the world is Mexican businessman Carlos Slim? Our guess is not enough.

 

April 18, 2014

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Library Links

Sentry

... and well known contemporary poets such as Richard Blanco, Sandra Cisneros and Maya Angelou. However, the true gems of the collection are the...

 

April 18, 2014

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Featured favorites: Sandra Cisneros | Multnomah County Library

multcolib.org

... of riches, literary. cover image of books. 0 user(s) commented on Featured favorites: Sandra Cisneros| Start the conversation...

 

April 15, 2014

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Mexican-American studies belong in Texas schools

My San Antonio

But how many Texans know about the Chicano movement, Latino authors such as Sandra Cisneros, Tejano leaders such as Juan Seguin, Hector P.

 

April 13, 2014

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Prince William County community calendar, April 13 to 19, 2014

Washington Post

Latino Reads, the group discusses "House on Mango Street" by Sandra Cisneros. 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge.

 

April 11, 2014

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San Antonio's Poet Laureate

mySanAntonio.com (blog)

"When I turned the book over and saw that the author lived in San Antonio," Guerrero says of Sandra Cisneros, "that was it for me. 'Oh, I can do this.

 

April 10, 2014

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Culture, art, history and more on tap at Festival of Books at USC

Los Angeles Times

The festival's roster of fiction writers also includes such noted luminaries as T.C. Boyle and Sandra Cisneros, rising talents like the Lebanese American...

 

April 9, 2014

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Prince William County community calendar, April 10 to 16, 2014

Washington Post

703-368-1873. Latino Reads group, discussion of "The House on Mango Street," by Sandra Cisneros. 7 p.m., Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz...

 

April 5, 2014

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The Jury's in: Texas Wants MAS, Mexican American Studies is Act II of the Civil Rights Act

Huffington Post

Or maybe we can bring Sandra Cisneros to testify April 8. Sandra's books, House on Mango Street and Women Hollering Creek were part of the...

 

April 5, 2014

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Past heroes, new future

Your Houston News

... Americans in the U.S., or even Latino authors like Sandra Cisneros or that the richest person in the world is Mexican businessman Carlos Slim?

 

April 4, 2014

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Authors on tap for second book festival

The Ranger

Author Sandra Cisneros, who wrote "The House on Mango Street," will perform her work and sign books at 1 p.m. on the west terrace on the third floor...

 

April 3, 2014

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Players Stress Diversity

Valley News

... by Erdrich, Paley, Goldberg, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sandra Cisneros, Ursula Le Guin, Gish Jen and Melody Moezzi and brought the package to Whitlock.

 

April 2, 2014

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Book festival offers wide scope of events

My San Antonio

Sandra Cisneros will present a performance from selected old and new works for the San Antonio Book Festival. Carmen Tafolla will moderate a panel...

 

April 1, 2014

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Your Ultimate Guide To April: 20 Cool Events Happening In Los Angeles

LAist

... Reza Aslan, Philip Bailey, Mayim Bialik, T.C. Boyle, LeVar Burton, Roy Choi, Sandra Cisneros, Jackie Collins, Giada de Laurentiis, Rob Delaney,...

 

April 1, 2014

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Brazos Valley Reads Event April 1

KAGS News

For the past several years, BVR has invited internationally recognized authors including Ernest Gaines, Sandra Cisneros, Tim O'Brien, Sherman...

 
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