Chicana On Fire: Ignited by the 1970's East L.A. Chicano Protest Movement (Paperback)
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With threads of poems and other literary pieces about her Yaqui and Mestizaje heritage, Vibiana Aparicio-Chamberlin weaves a rich tapestry of her many-layered existence living as a Xicana in this country. Her activist background and her life in Aztlán now called the United States southwest gives her poetry a sensibility, a voice for Mexicans and Chicanos who experience life and struggles on both sides of the border. –Kate Maruyama, MFA, Affiliate Faculty in Creative Writing, Antioch University. Author, Solstice. –Alma Luz Villanueva, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Author, Gracias Aparicio-Chamberlin is truly a Chicana on fire. Her poetry captures and communicates both the oppression we face and the individual, family, and community strengths we have developed to survive and surpass those obstacles.
This is a powerful book. ¡Siempre adelante! –Félix Gutiérrez, Ph.D., Co-author, Racism, Sexism, and the Media: The Rise of Class Communication in Multicultural America
Vibiana is a true mujer artística with passion and fire. –René Rodríguez, Teatro Urbano. Actor producer, The Silver Dollar Documentary