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Rudolfo Anaya (1937–2020)

Teoksen Bless Me, Ultima tekijä

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Rudolfo Anaya, an educator and author, was born on October 30, 1937, in Pastura, New Mexico. He earned a B.A. in English in 1963, an M.A. in 1968 and a second M.A. in Guidance Counseling in 1972 from the University of New Mexico. During the 1960s, Anaya taught in the Albuquerque public schools. In näytä lisää 1974 he began to teach at the University of New Mexico and earned the title of professor emeritus in 1993. Anaya's first novel, Bless Me, Ultima began as a trilogy including Heart of Aztlan (1976), and Tortuga (1979). This loose trilogy based on his life experience as a Chicano child, formed Anaya's reputation. Anaya mixed old Spanish folk tales based on the oral tradition with a theme of loss, specifically the loss of religious belief. In 1993, he won the PEN West Center Fiction Award for his novel Albuquerque. 1995 Anaya received both the El Fuego Nuevo Award from the Mexican American Educators and the Excellence in Humanities Award from the New Mexico Endowment for the Humanities. Anaya has lectured extensively around the world. His works have been translated into many languages such as Italian, Russian and Japanese. With his wife Patricia, he founded the Aztlan Premio, a prize encouraging Chicano writers. Anaya resides in Albuquerque. In 2016, President Barack Obama awarded him the National Humanities Medal. He died at the age of 82 on June 28, 2020. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän
Image credit: Photo: c. Michael Mouchette, courtesy University of New Mexico Press


Tekijän teokset

Bless Me, Ultima (1972) 3,592 kappaletta
Alburquerque (1992) 233 kappaletta
Zia Summer (1995) 152 kappaletta
Heart of Aztlan: A Novel (1976) 108 kappaletta
Rio Grande Fall (1996) 100 kappaletta
Tortuga: A Novel (1979) 97 kappaletta
Shaman Winter (1998) 85 kappaletta
The Farolitos of Christmas (1987) 79 kappaletta
Roadrunner's Dance (2000) 65 kappaletta
Serafina's Stories (2004) 55 kappaletta
The Anaya Reader (1995) 43 kappaletta
Farolitos for Abuelo (1999) 33 kappaletta
Cuentos Chicanos: A Short Story Anthology (1984) — Toimittaja — 31 kappaletta
Silence of the Llano (1982) 24 kappaletta
Curse of the ChupaCabra (2006) 17 kappaletta
How Chile Came to New Mexico (2014) 12 kappaletta
Voces: An Anthology of Nuevo Mexican Writers (1987) — Toimittaja — 10 kappaletta
The Sonny Baca Novels (2016) 9 kappaletta
ChupaCabra and the Roswell UFO (2008) 8 kappaletta
A Chicano in China (1986) 7 kappaletta
Adventures of Juan Chicaspatas (1985) 5 kappaletta
New Mexico Christmas story (2021) 2 kappaletta
Chupacabra meets Billy the Kid (2018) 2 kappaletta
Bened, The 1 kappale
Maya e il dio del tempo (2000) 1 kappale

Associated Works

The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry (1999) — Avustaja — 598 kappaletta
The Norton Anthology of Latino Literature (2010) — Avustaja — 58 kappaletta
Muy Macho (1996) — Avustaja — 48 kappaletta
The New Great American Writers' Cookbook (2003) — Avustaja — 21 kappaletta

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I've read just about every Anaya book. This was my least favorite
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bookonion | 3 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Mar 10, 2024 |
3.5 stars. It's hard to believe that the person who wrote this cheezy detective novel also wrote Bless Me, Ultima. But it's true.
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bookonion | 6 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Mar 10, 2024 |
Not the strongest of Anaya's books. I think he got a bit distracted by his shaman lore and history research to where the story became more just filler this time. The result is still ok, but some of the dialogue sections are really awkward.
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JBarringer | Dec 15, 2023 |
I read this in college for a Latino Studies class. For some reason it's been coming to mind often in the past year or so..but all I could remember was that I loved a book that had something to do with a golden fish! Today I finally figured out the name of the book that keeps tugging at my memory. I will be reading this again. Soon!
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Kim.Sasso | 122 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Aug 27, 2023 |



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